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International Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade and Its Abolition

International Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition, August 23 of each year, the day designated by UNESCO to memorialize the transatlantic slave trade. The date is significant because, during the night of August 22 to August 23, 1791, on the island of Saint Domingue (now known as Haiti), an uprising began which set forth events which were a

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International Day of the Disappeared

The International Day of the Disappeared  is a day created to draw attention to the fate of individuals imprisoned at places and under poor conditions unknown to their relatives and/or legal representatives observed on August 30 . The United Nations (UN) observes the International Day of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances on August 30 each year. The impulse

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International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples

Every year, 9 August is observed as the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples. The day is celebrated with special events around the world. This event also recognizes the achievements and contributions that indigenous people make to improve world issues such as environmental protection. This year’s theme puts a spotlight on the issue of

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Important days in August

List of all the important days held in August month and festivals in India all over the world. This General Knowledge useful to your upcoming competitive examinations like UPSC, IBPS, TNPSC, NDA, MPSC,Railway,etc., 1-Aug World Breast-feeding Week 3-Aug Friendship Day 6-Aug Anti Nuclear Day 6-Aug Hiroshima Day 9-Aug Nagasaki Day 9-Aug International Day of the

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