December 5, 2018
World Soil Day
"The World Soil Day campaign aims to connect people with soils and raise awareness on their critical importance in our lives.Soil is an essential resource and a vital part of the natural environment from which most of the global food is produced. At the same time, soil provides living space for humans, as well as essential ecosystem services which are important for water regulation and supply, climate regulation, biodiversity conservation, carbon sequestration and cultural services", Visit FAO.org for more information
International Volunteer Day for Economic and Social Development
The International Volunteer Day mandated by the UN General Assembly, is held each year on 5 December. It is viewed as a unique chance for volunteers and organizations to celebrate their efforts, to share their values, and to promote their work among their communities, non-governmental organizations, United Nations agencies, government authorities and the private sector". Visit UN.org for more information.