INTERNATIONAL DAY OF PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES

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The number of disabled youth has been increasing gradually and has thus resulted in heightened concern in relation to their rights and well-being. Three to five hundred million people worldwide live with a disability of some kind. Many youth living with disability encounter issues such as; prejudice, social isolation and discrimination from members of their respective societies.

WORLD AIDS DAY: MY HEALTH, MY RIGHT

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World AIDS Day takes place on the 1st December each year. It’s an opportunity for people worldwide to unite in the fight against HIV, to show support for people living with HIV, and to commemorate those who have died from an AIDS-related illness. Founded in 1988, World AIDS Day was the first ever global health day.

WORLD DAY OF REMEMBRANCE FOR ROAD TRAFFIC VICTIMS

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World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims, pursuant to General Assembly resolution, has increasingly been observed by a growing number of countries on every continent since 1993. The United Nations endorsed it as a global day to be observed on the 19th of November each year, making it a major advocacy day for road traffic injury prevention.

INTERNATIONAL DAY FOR TOLERANCE

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Tolerance means to accept and respect other people with different lifestyles, ideologies, habits and customs. The concept of tolerance today often refers to the acceptance of an equal status for any human being on our planet. It bases on values like human rights and fundamental freedom for the individual.