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Menstrual Hygiene Day 2024

Menstrual health is a fundamental aspect of human rights, dignity, and public health. Menstrual Hygiene Day, observed annually on May 28th, is dedicated to breaking taboos and raising awareness about the importance of good menstrual hygiene management (MHM). This year, SDG Resources is leading the charge to educate, empower, and transform the conversation around menstrual health.

The Importance of Menstrual Hygiene

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World Ocean Day: Celebrating the Beauty and Importance of Our Oceans

World Ocean Day is an annual celebration of the world's oceans, aimed at raising awareness about the critical role they play in our lives and the need to protect them. Held on the 8th of June, it is a day dedicated to appreciating the beauty and diversity of our oceans, while also promoting conservation and sustainable use of marine resources. In this article, we will explore the history of World Ocean Day, its significance, and how you can get involved in the celebration and preservation of our oceans.

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World Blood Donor Day 2024: Honoring the Heroes of Life

Picture this: a world where countless lives are saved every day, not by superheroes in capes, but by ordinary people with an extraordinary gift to give. These are the blood donors, the unsung heroes who, on June 14th, we come together to celebrate during World Blood Donor Day (WBDD).

The Power of a Simple Act

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AI holds tremendous potential for advancing the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).  AI, particularly generative AI, provides new opportunities to analyse data and trends at pace and scale to further knowledge, allocation of resources and action.  Applications to address the global challenges presented by the SDGs such as poverty and hunger, human health, climate change, biodiversity and ocean degradation are potentially limitless.  Upskilling and access to AI technology will be critical, but how can we avoid an AI divide between the West and the rest?

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International Day of Yoga 2024: A Confluence of Yoga and Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

The International Day of Yoga 2024, set to unfold on June 21, 2024, is not just another event on the calendar; it's a global movement. Organized by SDG Resources, this year’s event aims to highlight the synergy between Yoga and the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). 

Significance of the International Day of Yoga

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World Youth Skills Day 2024

On July 15, 2024, welcome to the annual celebration of World Youth Skills Day 2024. A global initiative focused on empowering the next generation of leaders and innovators, this day emphasizes the immense potential of our youth to drive forward the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

Background: World Youth Skills Day

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Join Us in the Fight Against Drowning on World Drowning Prevention Day 2024!

The yearly observance of World Drowning Prevention Day on July 25th serves as a worldwide rallying cry to end the horrific toll that drowning takes. Today, we must not forget the need to combat one of the top causes of accidental death on a global scale. The United Nations General Assembly endorsed Resolution A/RES/75/273, "Global drowning prevention," in April 2021.

Prompt Action to Avoid Drowning

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World Hepatitis Day: Uniting in the Fight Against a Global Health Threat

World Hepatitis Day, observed on 28th July each year, is a global initiative to raise awareness about viral hepatitis, promote prevention, and encourage testing and treatment. The World Health Organization (WHO) and partners across the globe come together to highlight the urgency of eliminating hepatitis by 2030. This article delves into the significance of World Hepatitis Day, the types of hepatitis, prevention methods, available treatments, and how you can get involved.

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International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples: Celebrating Our Global Cultural Tapestry

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