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International Day for Tolerance

Every year the International Day for Tolerance is celebrated on November 16. The day is celebrated to create public awareness about the dangers of intolerance. It was first celebrated in 1995. It is marked by UNESCO and several other international orgnisations. What is Year of Tolerance? The United Nations declared “1995” as the Year of ..

November 16: International Day for Tolerance

The International Day of Tolerance is observed every year on November 16. Key Points This day was declared by United Nations with the aim of creating public awareness on dangers of intolerance. The idea to observe this day propelled from the increasing need of ensuring people are aware of negativity that originate from intolerance. Thus, ..

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November 16: International Day for Tolerance

Every year, the International Day for Tolerance is celebrated on November 16 by the UNESCO and several other international organizations. The day is celebrated to increase awareness about importance of tolerance in the society. It also aims to increase awareness among people about the negative effects of intolerance. Highlights According to UNESCO, tolerance is an ..

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2018 International Day for Tolerance observed on November 16

The United Nations’ (UN) International Day for Tolerance is observed every year on 16th of November to generate public awareness of the dangers of intolerance. The day also recognises the universal human rights and fundamental freedoms. Tolerance is a struggle for peace. This calls for new policies that respect diversity and pluralism on the basis ..

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November 16: International Day for Tolerance

The International Day for Tolerance is observed globally on 16 November to generate public awareness of the dangers of intolerance The observance of the day seeks to educate masses about the need for tolerance in society and help them understand the negative effects of intolerance. Besides, the 2016 UNESCO-Madanjeet Singh Prize for Promotion of Tolerance and ..

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