List of Important Days with Themes 2022

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Important Days and Themes 2022 (January – December)

Hello, friends Important Days and Themes 2022 is a vital topic for almost all competitive exams. You can expect 2-3 questions on this topic. Here in this article, we included all those important days in 2022 with themes.

Important Days and Theme in August 2022

DateDayTheme / Key Points
1-7 August 2022World Breastfeeding WeekKey point:the World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action (WABA) was established in 1991.
1 August 2022World Wide Web DayKey points:The WWW was deveoped by English computer scientist Tim Berners-Lee in 1989
2 August 2022146th birth anniversary of Pingali VenkayyaKey points:He is known for designing the Swaraj flag used by Mahatma Gandhi during the Indian independence movement
6 August 2022Hiroshima DayKey Points:Commemorating the atomic bombing (known as Little Boy) of Hiroshima, Japan in 1945 at the end of World War II.
7 August 2022 National Handloom DayKey points:It commemorates the Swadeshi movement that started on August 7, 1905
9 August 2022International Day of the World’s Indigenous PeoplesTheme 2022:The Role of Indigenous Women in the Preservation and Transmission of Traditional Knowledge
8 August 2022Quit India Movement DayKey points:The Quit India movement was started on August 8, 1942.

Famous slogan of Quit India movement ‘Do or die’ ( given by MK Gandhi)
10 August 2022 World Biofuel DayKey points:Apart from creating awareness about the importance of non-fossil fuels, it also honors the research experiments of Sir Rudolph Diesel who ran an engine with peanut oil in 1893.
10 August 2022World Lion DayKey points:Gir National Park in Gujarat is famous for the Asiatic Lion
12 August 2022 International Youth DayTheme 2022: Intergenerational Solidarity: Creating a World for All Ages
12 August 2022World Sanskrit Diwas 2022Key points:World Sanskrit Day or Sanskrit Diwas is celebrated annually on the occasion of Shraavana Poornima.
13 August 2022International Lefthanders DayTheme 2022:The day is observed to raise awareness of left-wingers’ experiences with living in a right-handed dominant world.
13 August 2022World Organ Donation DayTheme 2022:“let’s pledge to donate organs and save lives”.
14 August 2022Partition Horrors Remembrance DayKey Points:first declared by prime minister Narendra Modi in 2021
15 August 2022Sri Aurobindo’s 150th birth anniversaryKey points:Important literary works of Sri Aurobindo : ‘The Life Divine’, ‘Synthesis of Yoga’, and ‘Savitri: A Legend and a Symbol
16 August 2022 Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s death anniversaryKey Points:He was awarded India’s highest civilian honour Bharat Ratna in 2015
19 August 2022 World Humanitarian DayTheme 2022:It Takes a Village
19 August 2022World Photography DayTheme 2022: Pandemic Lockdown through the lens
20 August 2022World Mosquito DayTheme 2022:Harness innovation to reduce the malaria disease burden and save lives
20 August 202278th birth anniversary of Rajiv GandhiKey points:The Vir Bhumi is a memorial dedicated to the former Indian Prime Minister, Rajiv Gandhi
20 August 2022Akshay Urja DiwasKey points:To raise awareness of developments related to renewable energy adoption in India.
23 August 2022 International Day for the Remembrance of Slave Trade and its AbolitionKey points:This day was first celebrated on 23 August 1998 by UNESCO
23 August 2022 Internaut DayKey points:Tim Berners-Lee invented the World Wide Web in 1989
24 August 2022 Independence Day of UkraineKey points:Ukraine is the second largest European country after Russia.
23 August to 1 September 2022 World Water Week 2022Theme 2022: Seeing the Unseen: The Value of Water
26 August 2022International Dog DayKey points:The day was first celebrated by animal welfare activist and pet lifestyle expert Colleen Paige.
29 August 2022National Sports DayKey points:The day commemorates the birth anniversary of India’s hockey wizard Major Dhyan Chand.
29 August 2022 International Day against Nuclear TestsKey points:The first nuclear test ‘Trinity’ was conducted on July 16, 1945, by the US Army in a desert in New Mexico.
30 August 2022National Small Industry DayKey points:On August 30, 2000, the Ministry of Small Scale Industries announced a comprehensive policy package for small businesses.
30 August 2022 International Whale Shark DayKey points:The day was started in 2008, at the International Whale Shark Conference in Isla Holbox islands of Mexico

Important Days and Theme in July 2022

DateDayTheme / Key Points
2 July 2022
[first Saturday of July]
International Day of CooperativeTheme 2022:Cooperative Build a Better World
2 July 2022 World Sports Journalists DayKey points:The day commemorates the formation of the International Sports Press Association (AIPS)
2 July 2022World Unidentified Flying Object (UFO) DayKey points:This day was first observed by UFO researcher Haktan Akdogan in 2001
3 July 2022International Plastic Bag Free DayTheme 2022:Global initiative that aims to eliminate the use of single-use plastic bags
4 July 2022125th birth anniversary of Alluri Sitarama RajuKey points:PM Modi has unveiled a 30-feet tall bronze statue of freedom fighter Alluri Sitarama Raju at Bhimavaram, Andhra Pradesh
4 July 2022Swami Vivekananda’s death anniversaryKey points:He founded the Ramakrishna Mission at Belur Math by the river Ganga.
5 July 2022World Badminton DayKey points:• India host 2026 World Badminton Championships

• Himanta Biswa Sarma re-elected as President of Badminton Association of India
7 July 2022World Kishwahili Language DayKey points:Kiswahili is the only African language that is an official language of the African Union.
10 July 2022 National Fish Farmers DayKey points:• Blue Revolution in India related to fisheries production.

• Pradhan Mantri Matsya Sampada Yojana (PMMSY) was launched on 10th September 2020.

• The study of fish culture is called Pisciculture.
11 July 2022World Population DayTheme 2022:A world of 8 billion- Towards a resilient future for all – Harnessing opportunities and ensuring rights and choices for all.
12 July 2022 International Malala DayKey points:Pakistani activist Malala Yousafzai was the youngest recipient of Nobel Peace Prize (2014).
13 July 2022Bhanubhakta Acharya’s 209th birth anniversaryKey points: • He was Renowned Nepali poet.

• He was the first author to translate the epic Ramayana from Sanskrit into Nepali.

• He is known as ‘Adikabi’ for laying the foundation stone of Nepali language.
15 July 2022 World Youth Skills DayThemes 2022:Transforming youth skills for the future
17 July 2022World Day for International JusticeTheme 2022:Achieving Social Justice through Formal Employment
18 July 2022 Nelson Mandela International DayTheme 2022:Do what you can, with what you have, where you are

Key points: Nelson Mandela was conferred with the Nobel Peace Prize in October 1993.
18 July 2022Tamil Nadu DayKey points: On this day that a resolution was adopted by the then Madras Presidency in 1967 and it came to be called Tamil Nadu.
19 July 2022Mangal Pandey birth anniversaryKey points: He was the leader of theIndia’s first major rebellion against the British Empire in 1857 which is also known as the First War of Independence.
20 July 2022International Chess DayKey points:The day marks the date of the establishment of the International Chess Federation (FIDE) in Paris in 1924.
20 July 2022International Moon DayKey points:On this day in 1969, astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin conducted their moonwalk , becoming the first batch of astronauts to set foot on the lunar surface.
22 July 2022 World Brain DayTheme 2022:Brain Health for all
24 July 2022National Thermal Engineer DayKey points:Celebrated to honour the importance of thermal management in the electronics sectors along with the engineers
24 July 2022Income Tax DayKey Points:Income tax was first introduced in India by Sir James Wilson on 24 July 1860.
25 July 2022 World Drowning Prevention DayKey points:WHO suggests using the hashtag #DrowningPrevention for this occasion on social media.
26 July 2022Kargil Vijay DiwasKey points:Celebrated to commemorate India’s victory over Pakistan in the Kargil War in 1999. (Operation Vijay)
27 July 2022 Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam’s 7th death anniversaryTheme 2022:• Popularly known as the Missile Man of India.

• He was elected 11th President of India on 25th July 2002.

• Major awards received by Kalam: Padma Bhushan (1981), Padma Vibhushan (1990), and Bharat Ratna, India’s highest civilian honour (1997).
27 July 202283rd Raising Day of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF)Key points:• The force was established on July 27, 193.
28 July 2022 World Hepatitis DayTheme 2022:• Bringing hepatitis care closer to you
28 July 2022 World Nature Conservation DayRheme 2022:Living Sustainable in Harmony with Nature
29 July 2022 International Tiger DayTheme 2022: India launches Project Tiger to revive the tiger population

Important Days and Theme in June 2022

DateDayTheme / Key Points
1 JuneGlobal Parents Day 2022Theme 2022:Appreciate All Parents Throughout the World
1 JuneWorld Milk Day 2022Theme 2022:‘Dairy Net Zero’
2 JuneTelangana Formation Day 2022Key pointsTelangana is the 28th state in India and It was founded on 2nd June 2014.
3 JuneWorld Bicycle Day 2022Key points:World Bicycle Day was first celebrated on June 3, 2018.
4 JuneInternational Day of Innocent Children Victims of AggressionKey points:The day was first observed on August 19, 1982
5 JuneWorld Environment Day 2022Theme 2022‘Only One Earth’
5 June International Day for the Fight against Illegal, Unreported, and Unregulated FishingKey points:The purpose of the day is to draw attention to the threat posed by IUU fishing activities to the sustainable use of fisheries resources as well as ongoing efforts to combat these activities.
6 JuneRussian Language Day 2022Key points:This is the 7th most spoken language in the world.
6 JuneWorld Pest Day 2022Theme 2022:‘One World – Protecting Global Public Health through Professional Pest Management.’
6 June25th Founding Day of BIMSTECKey points:The headquarter of BIMSTEC is located in Dhaka, Bangladesh.
7 JuneWorld food safety day 2022Theme 2022:“Safer food, better health”
8 JuneWorld Ocean Day 2022Rheme 2022:‘Revitalisation: Collective Action for the Ocean’
8 JuneWorld Brain tumor Day 2022Theme 2022:‘Together We Are Stronger’.
9 JuneWorld Accreditation Day 2022Theme 2022 “Accreditation: Sustainability in Economic Growth and the Environment.”
9 JuneInternational Level Crossing Awareness Day (ILCAD 2022)Key points:The motto of 2022 ILCAD is “Don’t put your life at risk, stay away from tracks!”
12 JuneWorld Day Against Child Labour 2022Theme 2022: “Universal Social Protection to End Child Labour.”
12-20 JuneNational Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR’s) Elimination of Child Labour WeekKey pointsNCPCR has been constituted by the GOI, as a statutory body under section 3 of the Commissions for Protection of Child Rights (CPCR) Act, 2005 for dealing with the protection of child rights and related matters.
13 JuneInternational Albinism Awareness Day 2022Theme 2022: “United in making our voice heard.”
13 JuneInternational Day of Family Remittances 2022Theme 2022:Remittances: recovery and resilience through digital and financial inclusion.
17 JuneWorld Day to Combat Desertification and Drought 2022Theme 2022:“Rising up from drought together”
18 JuneAutistic Pride Day 2022Theme 2022” Inclusion in the Workplace: Challenges and Opportunities in a Post-Pandemic World.”
18 JuneSustainable Gastronomy Day 2022Key pointsUNGA proclaimed the World Sustainable Gastronomy Day on 21 December 2016 and first celebrated in 2017.
18 JuneInternational Picnic Day 2022Key points‘Picnic” word comes from the French word ‘pique-nique’ which means a social event where each guest contributes a share of the food.
18 JuneInternational Day for Countering hate Speech 2022Key pointsDue to the exponential spread and proliferation of hate speech, the UNGA adopted the day on July 2021.
19 JuneFather’s Day 2022Key pointsFather’s Day is celebrated on the third Sunday of June every year.
19 June International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict 2022Theme 2022“Prevention as Protection: Enhancing structural and operational prevention of conflict-related sexual violence.”
19 JuneWorld Sickle Cell Day 2022Theme 2022 Screen and Care for Sickle Cell Disease
20 JuneWorld Refugee Day 2022Theme 2022:Whoever, Whatever, Whenever. Everyone has a right to seek safety
20 JuneWorld Refugee Day 2022Theme 2022: Whoever, Whatever, Whenever. Everyone has a right to seek safety
21 JuneInternational Yoga Day 2022Theme 2022:Yoga for Humanity
21 JuneWorld Music Day 2022Theme 2022: Music on the intersections
21 JuneWorld Hydrography Day 2022Theme 2022 Hydrography –Contributing to the United Nations Ocean Decade.
21 JuneInternational Day of the Celebration of the Solstice 2022Key points:The day is celebrated to create awareness about the importance and significance of the solstice in different religions and ethnic cultures around the world.
22 JuneWorld Rainforest Day 2022Theme 2022:The Time is Now
23 JuneInternational Widows’ Day 2022Theme 2022” Invisible Women, Invisible Problem”
23 JuneInternational Olympic Day 2022Theme 2022“Together, For a Peaceful World”
23 JuneUnited Nations Public Service Day 2022Theme 2022“Building back better from COVID-19: Enhancing innovative partnerships to meet the Sustainable Development Goals”
24 June International Day of Women in Diplomacy 2022Key points:the objective of the day recognized the trivialisation of women diplomats and their contributions.
25 JuneInternational Day of Seafarer 2022Theme 2022: Your voyage – then and now, share your journey
26 JuneInternational Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking 2022Theme 2022:Addressing drug challenges in health and humanitarian crises
26 JuneInternational Day in Support of Victims of Torture 2022Key pointsThe objective of the day is to raise awareness about those who undergo torture and how it impacts their lives.
27 JuneMSME Day 2022Key pointsThe objective of the day is to raise awareness of the tremendous contributions of micro-, small and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) to the achievement of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
28 JuneNational Insurance Awareness Day 2022Key points:Nicholas Barbon, an English economist, physician, and financial speculator set up the first fire insurance company in 1666 CE.
29 JuneInternational Day of the Tropics 2022Key points:The UN chose the date June 29th to mark the anniversary of the inaugural “State of Tropics Report.” which was launched in 2014 by Nobel Laureate Aung San Suu Kyi from Myanmar.
29 JuneNational Statistics Day 2022Key points:29 June is the Birth anniversary of Prof Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis, the founder of the Indian Statistical Institute (ISI).
30 June International Asteroid Day 2022Theme 2022“Small is beautiful”

Important Days and Theme in May 2022

DateDayTheme / Key Points
1 MayInternational Labour DayKey points
• It is also known as International Worker’s Day and May Day.

• first Labour Day or May Day was celebrated in Madras (Chennai) by the Labour Kisan Party of Hindustan on May 1, 1923.
1 MayMaharashtra and Gujarat Statehood DayKey points
• On May 1st, 1960, the bilingual state of Bombay was divided into two separate states , Maharashtra and Gujarat.
1 May
first Sunday of every May
World Laughter Day 2022 (First Sunday of every May )Key points The day was first celebrated in Mumbai in 1998 when Dr Madan Kataria, founded the Laughter Yoga Movement
2 MayWorld Tuna DayKey points• Tuna is a rich source of Omega 3, Vitamin B12, proteins and other minerals.
3 MayWorld Press Freedom Day 2022Theme 2022:Journalism under digital siege,
3 MayWorld Asthma Day 2022Theme 2022:Closing Gaps in Asthma Care’
4 MayInternational Firefighter’s Day 2022Key points Fire department comes under Ministry Of Home Affairs
4 MayCoal Miners Day 2022Key pointsFirst coal mine was opened in 1575 by one George Bruce of Carnock, Scotland.
5 MayWorld Portuguese language day 2022Unknown fact
• Longest word in Portuguese has 29 letters.
• While English’s “antidisestablishmentarianism” has 28 letters
• The longest Portuguese word is “anticonstitucionalíssimamente”
• The word means, “in a very unconstitutional way.”
5 MayWorld Hand Hygiene Day 2022Slogan 2022:Unite for safety: clean your hands
6 MayInternational No Diet Day 2022Key Points:The first International No Diet Day was celebrated in the United Kingdom (UK) in 1992..
7 MayBRO 62nd raising dayKey Points:The Border Roads Organisation (BRO) was founded on 7th May 1960.
7 MayWorld Athletics Day 2022Key Points:In 1996, World Athletics Day was started by the then International Amateur Athletic Federation (IAAF).
8 MayMother’s Day 2022Key Points:The first Mother’s Day was celebrated by Anna Jarvis of Philadelphia in the year 1908.
8 MayWorld Red Cross Day 2022Theme 2022:#BeHUMANKIND (Believe in the power of Kindness).
8 MayWorld Thalassemia Day 2022Theme 2022: Be Aware.Share.Care: Working with the global community as one to improve thalassemia knowledge.
10 MayWorld Lupus DayKey points:Common symptoms of Lupus disease are joint and muscle pain, recurrent mouth ulcers, intermittent fever and extreme fatigue.
10 MayInternational Day of Argania 2022Theme 2022:The Argan tree, symbol of resilience
11 MayNational Technology Day 2022Theme 2022:Integrated Approach in Science and technology for sustainable future
12 MayInternational Day of Plant HealthKey points:The day was promoted by Zambia.
12 MayInternational Nurses Day 2022Theme 2022:Nurses: A Voice to Lead – Invest in Nursing and respect rights to secure global health
14 MayWorld Migratory Bird Day 2022Theme 2022: “Impact of Light Pollution on Migratory Birds”.
Slogan 2022: “Dim the Lights for Birds at Night!”.
15 MayInternational Day of Families 2022Theme 2022:‘Families and Urbanization’
16 MayInternational Day of Living Together in Peace 2022Key points
• The year 2000 was recognised as ‘The International Year for a Culture of Peace.

• 2001 to 2010 was recognised as the “International Decade for a Culture of Peace and Non-Violence for Children of the World.”
16 MayInternational Day of Light 2022Key pointsAnniversary of the first successful operation of the laser in 1960 by physicist and engineer, Theodore Maiman.
16 MayVesak Day or Buddha Purnima day 2022Key points
• “Vesak”, the Day of the Full Moon in the month of Vaisakh (April/May)
16 MayNational Dengue Day 2022Key points Dengue viruses are spread to people through the bite of an infectedAedes aegypti mosquitoes
16 MaySikkim’s 47th statehood dayKey points On 16th May 1975, Sikkim became a part of India as its 22nd state by the 36th constitutional amendment act.
17 MayWorld Telecommunication and Information Society Day (WTISD)Theme 2022: “Digital technologies for Older Persons and Healthy Ageing”.
17 MayWorld Hypertension Day 2022:Theme 2022: Measure Your Blood Pressure Accurately, Control It, Live Longer.
17 MayInternational Day against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia 2022Theme 2022: “Our Bodies, Our Lives, Our Rights”.
18 MayInternational Museum Day 2022Theme 2022:The Power of Museums’.
18 MayWorld AIDS Vaccine Day Or HIV Vaccine Awareness Day 2022Key points: • Western blot test is used to confirm a positive HIV diagnosis.
20 MayWorld Bee Day 2022Theme 2022:‘Bee Engaged: Celebrating the diversity of bees and beekeeping systems’.
20 MayNational Endangered Species Day 2022Theme 2022:Recovering key species for ecosystem restoration”
20 MayWorld Metrology Day 2022Theme 2022:Metrology in the Digital Era.
21 MayInternational Tea Day 2022Key pointsThe first International Tea Day was held in Delhi, India
21 MayWorld Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development 2022Key pointsThe day adopted by UNESCO as a result of the destruction of the Buddha statues of Bamiyan in Afghanistan in 2001.
21 MayAnti Terrorism Day 2022Key points On this day, Rajiv Gandhi was killed by a woman suicide bomber of the Liberation of Tamil Tigers Ilam (LTTE), a terrorist group in Sriperumbudur, Tamil Nadu.
22 MayInternational Day for Biological Diversity 2022Theme 2022:Building a shared future for all life
23 MayInternational Day to End Obstetric FistulaKey Point:Obstetric fistula is a devastating childbirth injury, and a neglected public health and human rights issue.
23 MayWorld Turtle Day 2022Theme 2022:“Shellebrate”
24 MayIndian Commonwealth Day 2022Theme 2022: ‘Delivering a Common Future’
25 MayWorld Thyroid Awareness Day 2022Theme 2022:“It’s not you. It’s your thyroid
25 MayAfrica Day 2022Theme 2022: “Strengthening Resilience in Nutrition and Food Security on the African Continent”.
25 MayInternational Missing Children’s Day 2022Key Points:The United States’ National Missing Children’s Day designated by Ronald Reagan in 1983.
28 MayWorld Menstrual Hygiene DayTheme 2022: ‘making menstruation a normal fact of life by 2030’
28 MayInternational Day of Action for Women’s HealthTheme 2022: ‘Resist and Persist’
28 MayWorld Hunger DayTheme 2022:: ‘Youth Ending Hunger’
29 MayInternational Day of UN PeacekeepersTheme 2022: People. Peace. Progress. The Power of Partnerships
29 MayInternational Everest Day 2022Key points: In Tibetan language the Everest is known as Chomolungma (means Mother Goddess of the World) and in Nepali, It is known as Sagarmatha.
30 MayHindi Journalism DayKeyPoints: Goa celebrated Liberation Day on 19th December as the state got liberated on 19 December 1961.
30 MayGoa Statehood DayKeyPoints: The first Hindi newspaper, Udant Martand, was published on May 30, 1826. (Editor: Pandit Jugal Kishore Shukla)
31 MayWorld Vape Day / World No Tobacco DayTheme 2022: “Protect the Environment”

Key Points: WHO has selected Jharkhand for World No Tobacco Day (WNTD) Award-2022.

Important Days and Theme in April 2022

April 2, 2022United Nations World Autism Awareness Day (WAAD)
April 2, 2022International Children’s Book Day (ICBD)
April 3, 2022258th Raising Day of the Army Medical Corps(AMCAim: to pay tribute to the medical personnel who have sacrificed their lives in the line of duty
April 4, 2022International Day for Mine Awareness and Assistance in Mine ActionAim: to create awareness about landmines and work toward their eradication.
April 5, 2022International Day of ConsciencePurpose: to promote a culture of peace with love and conscience in national and regional communities
April 5, 2022National Maritime Day• Also known as Merchant Navy Flag Day

• Theme: “Propelling Indian Maritime Industry to Net Zero”

April 6, 2022 United Nations (UN)’s International Day of Sport for Development and Peace (IDSDP)Purpose: to create a platform to recognise the role of sports and physical activities in communities and lives of the people across the globe.
April 6, 2022World Table Tennis Day
April 1-7, 2022 Prevention of Blindness Week
April 7, 2022 United Nations(UN)’s International Day of Reflection on the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda
April 7, 2022World Health DayTheme of World Health Day 2022 is “Our Planet, Our Health”
April 8, 2022Army Ordnance Corps (AOC) Day
April 9, 202257th CRPF Valour Day – also known as Shaurya DiwaCRPF Valour Day-also known as Shaurya Diwas
April 10, 2022World Homoeopathy DayThe day marks the birth anniversary of German physician Dr Christian Friedrich Samuel Hahnemann, the founding father of Homeopathy.
April 11, 2022National Safe Motherhood DayThis day is an initiative of the White Ribbon Alliance (WRAI)
April 11, 2022World Parkinson’s DayThe Day marks the birth anniversary of James Parkinson
April 12, 2022 International Day of Human Space Flight 2022
April 12, 2022 International Day of Street Children (IDSC)Theme 2022: Create Specialised Solutions, which is the 4th Step in Consortium for Street Children (CSC)
April 13, 2022Siachen DayPurpose: To commemorate the Indian Army’s “Operation Meghdoot”
April 13, 2022103rd anniversary of the Jallianwala Bagh MassacreAlso known as the Amritsar massacre, which took place on 13th April 1919.
April 13, 2022International Turban Day553rd Birth Anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev
April 14, 2022World Chagas Disease DayTheme 2022: “Finding and reporting every case to defeat Chagas disease”
April 14, 2022National Fire Service DayTheme 2022: “Learn Fire Safety, Increase Productivity”
April 15, 2022World Art Day
April 16, 2022World Voice DayMotto 2022:“Lift your Voice”
April 17, 2022World Hemophilia DayTheme 2022:“Access for All: Partnership. Policy”
April 18, 2022International Day for Monuments and SitesTheme 2022:“Heritage and Climate”
April 19, 2022World Liver Day
April 20, 2022UN Chinese Language Day
April 21, 2022National Civil Services DayTheme 2022: is “Vision India@2047- Bringing Citizens and Government closer”.
April 21, 2022World Creativity and Innovation Day
April 22, 2022International Mother Earth DayTheme 2022: “Invest In Our Planet”
April 23, 2022World Book and Copyright Day
April 23, 2022UN English Language Day
April 23, 2022UN Spanish Language Day
April 24, 2022National Panchayati Raj Day
April 24, 2022International Day of Multilateralism and Diplomacy for Peace
April 24, 2022World Day for Laboratory Animals
April 25, 2022World Malaria DayTheme 2022:“Harness innovation to reduce the malaria disease burden and save lives”
April 25, 2022International Delegate’s Day
April 25, 2022World Penguin Day 2022
April 26, 2022International Chernobyl Disaster Remembrance DayIt marks the 36th anniversary of the Chernobyl nuclear reactor disaster that took place on 26th April 1986
April 26, 2022World Intellectual Property DayTheme 2022: “IP and Youth: Innovating for a Better Future”
April 24-30, 2022World Immunization WeekTheme 2022: “Long Life for All”
April 28, 2022World Day for Safety and Health at Work
April 28, 2022International Girls in ICT DayTheme 2022: “Access & Safety”
April 29, 2022International Dance DayIt marks the birth anniversary of Jean-Georges Noverre, the creator of modern ballet

Important Days and Theme March 2022

DateDayTheme/Key points
March 1, 2022Zero Discrimination DayTheme 2022:“Remove laws that harm, create laws that empower”
March 1, 2022World Civil Defence Day
March 1, 202217th Foundation Day of National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR)
March 2, 2022Civil Accounts Day
March 3, 2022 United Nations(UN)’s World Wildlife Day (WWD) Theme 2022: “Recovering key species for ecosystem restoration”
March 3, 2022 World Hearing DayTheme 2022:“To hear for life, listen with care”.
March 3, 2022World Birth Defects Day (WBDD)Theme 2022: “Many births defects, one voice”
March 4, 2022World Obesity Day (WOD)Theme 2022:  ‘Everybody Needs to Act’
March 4, 2022National Security Day (NSD), or Rashtriya Suraksha Diwas
March 4, 2022World Engineering Day for Sustainable DevelopmentTheme 2022: Build Back Wiser – Engineering the Future, encourage engineering students to work in teams towards a global real-world problem.
March 4, 2022National Safety Day (NSD)Theme 2022: “Nurture Young Minds Develop Safety Culture”
March 4 to 10, 2022National Safety WeekTheme 2022: “Nurture Young Minds Develop Safety Culture”
March 6, 2022Raising Day of Central Industrial Security Force (CISF)
March 7, 2022Jan Aushadhi Diwas, or, Generic Medicine DayTheme 2022: “Jan Aushadhi-Jan Upyogi”
March 8, 2022United Nations (UN)’s International Women’s Day (IWD)Theme 2022: “Gender equality today for a sustainable tomorrow”.
Theme of the campaign 2022:  “#BreakTheBias”
March 9, 2022No Smoking DayTheme 2022: “Quitting Smoking Doesn’t Have to be Stressful”
March 10, 2022World Kidney Day (WKD)Theme 2022: “Kidney Health for All: Bridge the knowledge gap to better kidney care”
March 10, 2022United Nations(UN) celebrates the first ever annual observance of the International Day of Women Judges
March 6 to 12, 2022World Glaucoma WeekTheme 2022: “The world is bright, save your sight”
March 12, 2022World Glaucoma DayTheme 2022: “The world is bright, save your sight”
March 13, 2022World Rotaract Day
March 14, 2022International Day of Action for Rivers
March 14, 2022International Day of Mathematics (IDM)
March 15, 2022World Consumer Rights DayTheme 2022: “Fair Digital Finance”,
March 16, 2022National Vaccination Day, or, National Immunization DayTheme 2022:“Vaccines Work for all”
March 18, 2022Global Recycling DayTheme 2022:‘Recycling Fraternity’
March 18, 2022World Sleep Day(WSD)Slogan 2022: “Quality Sleep, Sound Mind, Happy World”
March 20, 2022World Sparrow Day (WSD)Theme 2022: “I LOVE Sparrows”.
March 20, 2022United Nations(UN)’s International Day of HappinessTheme 2022: “Build Back Happier”
March 20, 2022World Oral Health Day (WOHD)Theme 2021-2023: “Be Proud of Your Mouth”
March 20, 2022United Nations(UN)’s French Language DayTheme 2022: La Francophonie de l’avenir » (english: The Francophonie of the Future)
March 21, 2022United Nations(UN)’s World Down Syndrome Day(WDSD)Theme 2022:“InclusionMeans”
March 21, 2022United Nations (UN)’s International Day of Nowruz
March 21, 2022World Puppetry Day
March 21, 2022World Puppetry Day
March 21, 2022United Nations(UN)’s International Day for the Elimination of Racial DiscriminationTheme 2022:  “Voices for Action against Racism”
March 21, 2022World Poetry Day
March 22, 2022United Nations (UN)’s World Water DayTheme 2022: “Groundwater: Making the invisible visible”
March 23, 2022United Nations (UN)’s World Meteorological DayTheme 2022: “Early Warning and Early Action”
March 23, 2022Shaheed Diwas, also known as Martyr’s DayTheme 2022: ‘Tribute to Revolutionaries’
March 24, 2022International Day for Achievers
March 24, 2022World Tuberculosis DayTheme 2022: “Invest to End TB. Save Lives”
March 24, 2022International Day for the Right to the Truth Concerning Gross Human Rights Violations and for the Dignity of Victims
March 25, 2022United Nations (UN)’s International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave TradeTheme 2022: “Stories of Courage: Resistance to Slavery and Unity against Racism”
March 25, 2022United Nations(UN)’s International Day of Solidarity with Detained and Missing Staff Members
March 25, 2022International Day of the Unborn Child
March 26, 2022Earth HourTheme 2022: “Shape Our Future”
March 27, 2022World Theatre Day
March 29, 2022World Piano Day

Important Days and Theme in  February 2022

February 1-7UPI Safety and Awareness Week
February 1-7United Nations (UNs) observe World Interfaith  Harmony Week (WIHW)Theme 2022: “Faith and Spiritual Leadership to Combat Stigma and Conflict During Pandemic Recovery”
February 1Indian Coast Guard Day
February 2United Nations (UN)’s World Wetlands DayTheme 2022: “Wetlands Action for People and Nature”
Campaign 2022: The message of the 2022-World Wetland Day campaign is Value, Manage, Restore, and of course – Love –Wetlands.
February 4World Cancer Day Campaign theme of World Cancer Day for 2022 to 2024 is “Close the Care Gap”
February 4United Nations(UN)’s International Day of Human Fraternity
February 6United Nations(UN)’s International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation
February 8
Safer Internet Day (SID)Theme 2022: “Together for a better internet”
February 10National Deworming Day (NDD)
February 10United Nations (UN)’s World Pulses DayTheme 2022: “Pulses to empower youth in achieving Sustainable agrifood systems”
February 11World Unani Day
February 11Anti-Smuggling Day
February 11International Day of Women and Girls in ScienceTheme: Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion: Water Unites Us
February 12National Productivity Day
February 12-18Productivity WeekTheme 2022: “Self Reliance Through Productivity”
February 12Darwin Day
February 13APEDA’s 36th Foundation Day
February 13United Nations (UN)’s World Radio Day (WRDTheme2022: “Radio and Trust”
February 13National Women’s Day of IndiaAnnually observed on 13th February to commemorate the birth anniversary of Sarojini Naidu, popularly known as the “The  Nightingale of India” or “Bharat Kokila”
February 14-18Financial Literacy Week (FLW)Theme 2022: “Go Digital, Go Secure”
February 15International Childhood Cancer Day (ICCD)Theme 2022: “Better Survival’ is achievable #throughyourhands”
February 19World Pangolin Day
February 20United Nations (UN)’s World Day of Social JusticeTheme 2022:“Achieving Social Justice through Formal Employment”
February 21United Nations (UN)’s International Mother Language DayTheme 2022: “Using technology for multilingual learning: Challenges and opportunities”
February 22World Thinking DayTheme 2022:“Our World, Our Equal Future: The Environment Gender Equality”
February 2244th Foundation Day of Apparel Export Promotion Council (AEPC)
February 24Central Excise Day
February  27‘Protein Day’
February 27World NGO Day
February 27Polio National Immunization Day 2022
February 28National Science DayTheme 2022: Integrated Approach in S&T for Sustainable Future

Important Days and Theme in January 2022

January 164th Foundation Day or 64th Raising Day of Defense Research and Development Organization (DRDO)
January 3Power System Operation Corporation Limited (POSOCO) Day
January 4United Nations(UN)’s World Braille Day
January 6World Day of War Orphans
January 6Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) foundation Day
January 9Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD)or Non-Resident Indian (NRI) Day
Focused on “Role of Diaspora Youth in Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav – Innovation and New Technologies”
January 10World Hindi Day, also known as Vishwa Hindi Diwas
January 12National Youth Day or Rashtriya Yuva DiwasTheme 2022: “It’s all in the mind.”
January 14Armed Forces Veterans Day
January 15Indian Army DayTheme 2022: “In Stride with the Future.”
January 16First-ever National Startup Day
January 17-21Open Data WeekTo highlight the benefits of open data: Increased efficiency, Transparency, a spur in innovation, and Economic growth.
January 19National Disaster Response Force(NDRF) Raising Day
January 19Kokborok Day or Tripuri Language DayKokborok is derived from ‘Kok’ means “verbal” and ‘borok’ means “people” or “human”
January 10-17Agri Nutri Garden Week
January 24United Nations (UN)’s International Day of EducationTheme 2022: “Changing Course, Transforming Education”.
January 24National Girl Child Day (NGCD)
January 23Parakram Diwas or Courage Daybirth anniversary of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose
January 25National Tourism DayTheme 2022:‘Rural and Community Centric Tourism’
January 25National Voters’ Day (NVD)Theme 2022:‘Making Elections Inclusive, Accessible and Participative.’
January 2673rd Republic Day
January 26International Customs Day (ICD)Theme 2022: Scaling up Customs Digital Transformation by Embracing a Data Culture and Building a Data Ecosystem’
January 27United Nations (UN)’s International Day of Commemoration in memory of the victims of the HolocaustTheme 2022:“Memory, Dignity and Justice”
January 30Martyrs’ Day also called Shaheed Diwas
January 30(Last Sunday of January): World Leprosy Eradication Day
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