International

GLOBAL RECYCLING DAY - March 18

Every year on March 18th, Global Recycling Day invites everyone to look at their trash in a different way. The initiative serves as a reminder that much of our trash is reusable, recyclable or not really trash at all.

AUTISM SUNDAY - Second Sunday in February

Every year on the second Sunday of February, the International Day of Prayer for Autism and Asperger Syndrome raises awareness for these developmental disorders. The day is also known as Autism Sunday.

EUROPEAN DAY FOR VICTIMS OF CRIME - February 22

Every year on February 22nd, the European Day for Victims of Crime comes against those who divide society through hate and violence. It’s also a day to spread awareness for the fundamental rights of crime victims.

NIRVANA DAY - February 8 or February 15

Every year on either February 8th or 15th, Mahayana Buddhists throughout the world celebrate Nirvana Day. The event, also known as Parinirvana Day, commemorates Buddha’s death and his entrance into complete Nirvana.