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April 2021 Environment Calendar

 

 

World Health Day World Health Day

 

April 7, 2021
 

The World Health Day is celebrated every year on 7th April, under the aegis of the World Health Organization (WHO), to shed light on global health issues and concerns & create awareness among masses. Keeping in view the current COVID-19 pandemic; one significant issue that has been highlighted is inequality in health services and benefits.

 

This year, WHO has started a Campaign called “Building a fairer, healthier world”, with an objective that everyone has living and working conditions that are conducive to good health and monitor health inequities, and ensure that all people are able to access quality health services when and where they need them.

 

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national fire service weekFire Safety Week

 

April 14-20, 2021

 

The Fire Service Week (FSW) is observed countrywide under the leadership of Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India during 14th - 20th April. On this day, in the year 1944, the fire service personnel demonstrated exemplary bravery and dedication to duty as they fought the huge fire that had erupted after an explosion at Victoria Docks in Mumbai Port. Many fire fighters lost their lives, leaving behind their names etched in the minds of people forever and as a reminder for all the sections of society, business and Industry to evaluate their fire safety requirements, develop appropriate plans for fire prevention, control, rescue and rehabilitation and commence a campaign for fire safety during the FSW.

 

 

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World Heritage DayWorld Heritage Day / International Day for Monuments and Sites

 

April 18, 2021

 

The World Heritage Day also known as International Day for Monuments and Sites is observed on 18th April every year, to increase the awareness about the diversity of cultural heritage, monuments, sites, the efforts required to protect and conserve them and to draw attention towards their vulnerability and to ensure that they continue to be an asset for years and years to come. This day sustains the cultural heirloom and makes people think about its susceptibility. Ancient monuments and sites are an asset to us all around the World. Therefore, this day is a collective effort of communities around the globe.

 

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Earth Day Earth Day

 

April 22, 2021
 

The Earth Day is celebrated annually on 22nd April across the world to emphasise on environmental protection. Climate change and other environmental degradations have deteriorated our natural systems, leading to new and fatal diseases as well as a breakdown of the global economy.

 

The theme for the year 2021 is “Restore Our Earth” which focuses upon the opportunities that lay ahead. We must restore Our Earth not just because we care about the natural world, but because we live on it. Every one of us needs a healthy Earth to support our jobs, livelihoods, health & survival, and happiness. A healthy planet is not an option - it is a necessity.

 

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World Day for Safety and health at Work World Day for Safety and Health at Work

 

April 28, 2021
 

The International Labour Organisation marks the World Day for Safety and Health at Work on 28th April to promote the prevention of occupational accidents and diseases globally. The COVID-19 pandemic has caused all of us to face unprecedented challenges and the effects it has had on the world of work. This day intends to focus on strategies to strengthen National Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) systems to build resilience, in order to face calamities now and in the future, based upon the lessons learned and experiences from the world of work.

 

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