List of Important Days in October 2017

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Here are the Important Days observed in the Month of October 2017. Remember that some important days are observed on different days each year.

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01 October International Day of Older Persons 2017 Theme: Stepping into the Future: Tapping the Talents, Contributions and Participation of Older Persons in Society.
02 October Gandhi Jayanti, International Day of Non-Violence
02 October 2017 World Habitat Day First Monday of October. 2017 Theme: Housing Policies: Affordable Homes.
03 October 2017 World Architecture Day First Monday of every October. 2017 Theme: Climate Change Action!
4th to 10th October World Space Week 2017 Theme: Exploring New Worlds in Space
05 October World Teachers Day 2017 Theme: Teaching in Freedom, Empowering Teachers
08 October 85th Indian Air Force Day
09 October World Post Day
9th to 14th October Beti Bachao Beti Padhao Week 2017 Theme: Beti Bachao Beti Padhao Week- The Daughters of New India
10 October World Mental Health Day 2017 Theme: Mental health in the workplace
10th to 14th October India water Week-2017 2017 Theme: Water and Energy for Inclusive Growth
11 October International Day of the Girl Child 2017 Theme: EmPOWER girls: Before, during and after conflict”
12 October World Arthritis Day 2017 Theme: It’s in your hands, take action
12 October 2017 World Sight Day: Observed on second Thursday of October
2017 Theme: Make Vision Count
13 October International Day for Disaster Reduction
14 October International Standards Day
15 October International Day of Rural Women
16 October World Food Day
17 October International Day for the Eradication of Poverty 2017 Theme: Answering the Call of October 17 to end poverty: A path toward peaceful and inclusive societies
20 October World Osteoporosis Day
20 October World Statistics Day
24 October United Nations Day
24 October World Polio Day
27 October World Day for Audiovisual Heritage 2017 Theme: Discover, remember and share
28 October National Ayurveda Day
29 October World Stroke Day
29 October International Internet Day
31 October World Cities Day 2017 Theme: Innovative Governance, Open Cities. The general theme of World Cities Day is Better City, Better Life.
31 October World Savings Day
31 October Rashtriya Ekta Diwas(National Unity Day)
25 Oct – 1 Nov 2017 Global Media and Information Literacy Week 2017 Theme: Media and Information Literacy in Critical Times: Re-Imagining Ways of Learning and Information Environments
30 Oct – 4 Nov 2017 Vigilance Awareness week 2017 Theme: My Vision – Corruption Free india

 

 

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  1. Gopi

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    International Day of the Girl Child (Day of the Girl) is celebrated annually on October 11 to highlight issues concerning the gender inequality facing young girls. This year’s theme is “The Power of the Adolescent Girl: Vision for 2030.”

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