Conservation of Mangroves Day

Mangroves protect coastlines from erosion, they regulate flooding and buffer storms, provide nursery habitats for fish and can store large amounts of carbon dioxide. The International Day for the Conservation of the Mangrove Ecosystem is to raise awareness of the importance of mangroves as a unique, special and vulnerable ecosystem.

Natural Disaster Reduction Day

The International Day for Natural Disaster Reduction as a means of promoting a global culture of natural disaster reduction that encompasses prevention, mitigation and preparedness.

World Soil Day

The annual World Soil Day raises awareness about the importance of healthy soils and promotes sustainable soil management.

International Mountain Day

Since 2003, Mountain Day has been celebrated to raise awareness about the importance of mountains to life. The UN's General Assembly highlights the importance of sustainable mountain development.

Earth Day

Earth Day is an annual event celebrated on April 22nd to demonstrate support for environmental protection. First celebrated in 1970, Earth Day is now recognized in over 190 countries around the world. The day is an opportunity to raise awareness about environmental issues, such as climate change, pollution, and deforestation, and to encourage individuals and communities to take action to reduce their impact on the environment. Join us to celebrate this day and make a major impact!