2018 International Day of Peace
Published: September 25, 2018
The International Day of Peace is observed every year on 21 September to strengthen the ideals of peace, both within and among all nations and peoples. Established in 1981 by unanimous United Nations resolution, Peace Day provides a globally shared date for all humanity to commit to Peace above all differences and to contribute to building a Culture of Peace. The 2018 theme “The Right to Peace – The Universal Declaration of Human Rights at 70” is celebrating the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.
Topics: Concepts • Culture of Peace • Ethics • Human rights and development • Human Rights Day • International Day of Peace • Nonviolence • Peace • United Nations General Assembly resolutions • Universal Declaration of Human Rights