DatesEventWebsite
Wednesday 16 JanuaryMartin Luther King Daywww.nationalservice.gov/mlkday
Friday18-Friday25 Jan.Week of Prayer for Christian Unitywww.ctbi.org.uk
Monday 21 JanuaryNational Hugging Daywww.nationalhuggingday.com
Mon 21- Sun 27 Jan.Cervical Cancer Prevention Weekwww.jostrust.org.uk
Sat 26 - Mon 28Jan.Big Garden Birdwatchwww.rspb.org.uk/birdwatch
Sun 27 Jan- Sun 3 FebNational Story Telling Weekwww.sfs.org.uk
Sunday 27 JanuaryHolocaust Memorial Daywww.hmd.org.uk
Sunday 27 JanuaryWorld Leprosy Sundaywww.leprosymission.org.uk
Thursday 31 JanuaryYoung Carers Awareness Daywww.carers.org
1-28 FebruaryLGBT History Monthwww.lgbthistorymonth.org.uk
Sunday 3 FebruaryWorld Cancer Daywww.cancerresearchuk.org
Mon 4-Sun 10 FebruarySexual Abuse and Sexual Violence Awareness Weekwww.sexualabuseandsexualviolenceawarenessweek.org
Wednesday 6 Feb.International Day of Zero Tolerancewww.un.org/en/events/femalegenitalmutilationday/
for Female Genital Mutilation
Thursday 7 FebruaryTime to Talk Daywww.timetochangewales.org.uk
Monday 11 FebruaryInternational Day of Women andwww.un.org/en/events/women-and-girls-in-science-day/index.shtml
Girls in Science
Monday 11 FebruaryRed Hand Day (against child soldiers)www.redhandday.org
Friday 15 FebruaryInternational Child Cancer Daywww.worldchildcancer.org
Sunday 17 FebruaryRandom Acts of Kindness Daywww.randomactsofkindness.org/
Sunday 17 FebruaryRacial Justice Sundaywww.urc.org.uk
www.catholicnews.org.uk
Sunday 17 FebruaryStudent Sundaywww.movement.org.uk
Wednesday 20 Feb.World Day of Social Justicewww.un.org/en/events/socialjusticeday/
Thursday 21 FebruaryInternational Mother Language Daywww.un.org/en/events/motherlanguageday/
Mon 25 Feb-3 MarchEating Disorders Awareness Weekwww.beateatingdisorders.org.uk
Mon 25 Feb.-10 MarchFair Trade Fortnightwww.fairtradewales.com/we/
Friday 1 MarchSt David’s Day / Day of Prayer for Waleswww.cymrugyfan.org
Friday 1 MarchWomen’s World Day of Prayerwww.wwdp-natcomm.org
Friday 1 MarchZero Discrimination Daywww.unaids.org/en/resources/campaigns/zero_discrimination
Sunday 3 MarchChurch Action on Poverty Sundaywww.church-poverty.org.uk/sunday
Sunday 3 MarchNational Mosque Open Daywww.visitmymosque.org
Sunday 3 MarchWorld Wildlife Daywww.un.org/en/events/wildlifeday/
Thursday 7 MarchWorld Book Daywww.readingwales.org.uk
Friday 8 MarchInternational Women’s Daywww.internationalwomensday.com
Fri. 8- Sun.17 MarchBritish Science Weekwww.britishscienceweek.org
Tuesday 12 - 19 MarchDementia Prayer Weekwww.pastoralcareproject.org.uk/dementia-prayer-week.html
Thursday 14 MarchPi Daywww.piday.org
Thursday 21 MarchElimination of Racial Discriminationwww.un.org/en/events/racialdiscriminationday/
Thursday 21 MarchWorld Poetry Daywww.un.org/en/events/poetryday/
Thursday 21 MarchInternational Day of Forestswww.un.org/en/events/forestsday/
Friday 22 MarchWorld Water Daywww.unwater.org/worldwaterday/
Friday 22 MarchWorld Tuberculosis Daywww.who.int/campaigns/tb-day/2018/event/en/
Monday 25 MarchUN / Victims of Slavery and Slave Tradewww.un.org/en/events/slaveryremembranceday/
Saturday 30 MarchEarth Hour 8.30-9.30pmwww.earthhour.org
Mon.1- Sat. 7 AprilWorld Autism Weekwww.autism.org.uk
Tuesday 2 AprilInternational Children’s Book daywww.ibby.org
Friday 6 AprilInternational Day of Sport for Development and Peacewww.un.org/en/events/sportday/
Saturday 7 AprilWorld Health Daywww.who.int
Tuesday 9 AprilDietrich Bonhoeffer - died this day 1945www.dbonhoeffer.org
Friday 12 AprilInternational Day of Human Space Flightwww.un.org/en/events/humanspaceflightday/
Sundays after EasterLaughter (or Holy Humour) Sundayswww.joyfulnoiseletter.com
Monday 22 AprilInternational Mother Earth Daywww.un.org/en/events/motherearthday/
Mon 22-Sun 28 AprilFashion Revolution Weekwww.fashionrevolution.org
Wednesday 24 AprilArmenian Genocide Daywww.genocide-museum.am
Thursday 25 AprilWorld Malaria Daywww.worldmalariaday.org
Sunday 28 AprilInternational Workers’ Memorial Day www.hazards.org/wmd
Mon 29 Apr-Sun 5 MayInternational Screen Free Weekwww.screenfree.org
Sun 5 - Sun 19 MayPray for Schools Fortnightwww.prayforschools.org
Thursday 9 MayEurope Daywww.europa.eu
Sun 12 - Sat 18 MayChristian Aid Weekwww.christianaid.org.uk
Sunday 12 MayVocations Sundaywww.ukvocation.org
Sunday 12 MayWorld Migratory Bird Daywww.worldmigratorybirdday.org
Mon 13 - Sun 19 MayDying Matters Awareness Weekwww.dyingmatters.org
Wednesday 15 MayInt. Conscientious Objectors’ Daywww.wri-irg.org/en/taxonomy/term/6
Monday 20 MayWorld Bee Daywww.un.org/en/events/beeday/
Mon 20- Sat 25 MayWalk to School Weekwww.livingstreets.org.uk
Mon 20 - Sun 26 MayDementia Awareness Weekwww.alzheimers.org.uk
Mon 20 - Sun 26 MayChildren’s Hospice Weekwww.togetherforshortlives.org.uk
Wednesday 22 MayInternational Day for Biodiversitywww.cbd.int/idb/
Mon 27 May-Sat 1 JuneUrdd Eisteddfod, Cardiff Baywww.urdd.cymru
Tuesday 28 MayAmnesty International (founded 1961)www.amnesty.org.uk
Sat. 1 - Fri. 7 JuneVolunteers’ Weekwww.wcva.org.uk/volunteering
Sat 1 - Sun 9 JuneWales Biodiversity Weekwww.biodiversitywales.org.uk
Sunday 2 JuneEnvironment Sunday www.united-church.ca
Monday 3 JuneWorld Bicycle Daywww.un.org/en/events/bicycleday/
Mon 3 -Sun 9 JuneChild Safety Weekwww.capt.org.uk
Wednesday 5 JuneWorld Environment Daywww.un.org/en/events/environmentday/
Saturday 8 JuneWorld Oceans Daywww.worldoceansday.org
Wednesday 12 JuneWorld Day Against Child Labourwww.ilo.org
Friday 14 JuneWorld Blood Donor Daywww.who.int/who-campaigns/world-blood-donor-day
Saturday 15 JuneWorld Elder Abuse Daywww.un.org/en/events/elderabuse/
Mon 17 - Sun 23 JuneWorld Refugee Week www.refugeeweek.org.uk
Wednesday 19 JuneInternational Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflictwww.un.org/en/events/elimination-of-sexual-violence-in-conflict/index.shtml
Fri. 21 - Sun 23 JuneWeekend of Invitationwww.weekendofinvitation.com
Wednesday 26 JuneInternational Day inwww.un.org/en/events/torturevictimsday/
Support of Victims of Torture
Sunday 30 JuneSanctuary Church Sundaywww.refugeeweek.org.uk
Sunday 30 JuneInternational Day of Parliamentarismwww.un.org/en/events/parliamentarismday/index.shtml
Sunday 7 JulySea Sunday www.missiontoseafarers.org
Thursday 11 JulyWorld Population Daywww.un.org/en/events/populationday/
Thursday 18 JulyMandela Daywww.mandeladay.com
Mon 22 -Thurs 25 JulyRoyal Welsh Show, Builth Wellswww.rwas.wales
Sunday 28 JulyWorld Hepatitis Daywww.worldhepatitisday.org
Tuesday 30 JulyInternational Day of Friendshipwww.un.org/en/events/friendshipday/
Tuesday 30 JulyWorld Day against Trafficking in Personswww.un.org/en/events/humantrafficking/
Fri 2 - Sat. 10 AugustNational Eisteddfod of Wales, Llanrwst www.eisteddfod.org.uk
Tuesday 6 AugustHiroshima Daywww.atomicarchive.com and/or
www.cymdeithasycymod.org.uk 
Friday 9 AugustInternational Day of the World's Indigenous Peopleswww.un.org/en/events/indigenousday/
Monday 12 AugustInternational Youth Daywww.un.org/development/desa/youth/international-youth-day
Monday 19 AugustWorld Humanitarian Daywww.un.org/en/events/humanitarianday/
Wednesday 21 AugustInternational Day of Remembrance and Tribute to the Victims of Terrorismwww.un.org/en/events/victimsofterrorismday/index.shtml
Friday 23 AugustRemembering the Slave Trade & Abolition  www.liverpoolmuseums.org.uk
Thursday 29 AugustInternational Day against Nuclear Testswww.un.org/en/events/againstnucleartestsday/
Friday 30 AugustInternational Day of the Disappearedwww.icaed.org
Sun1 Sept - Fri 4 Oct.Creation Timewww.ctbi.org.uk / www.ecen.org
www.acen.anglicancommunion.org
Thursday 5 SeptemberInternational Day of Charitywww.un.org/en/events/charityday/
Sunday 8 SeptemberInternational Literacy Daywww.unesco.org
Sunday 8 SeptemberEducation Sunday www.educationsunday.org
Tuesday 10 SeptemberWorld Suicide Prevention Daywww.who.int/mental_health/prevention/suicide/wspd/en/
Sunday 15 SeptemberInternational Day of Democracywww.un.org/en/events/democracyday/
Monday 16 SeptemberInternational Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layerwww.un.org/en/events/ozoneday/
Friday 20 SeptemberJeans for Genes Daywww.jeansforgenesday.org
Saturday 21 SeptemberUN International Day of Peacewww.internationaldayofpeace.org
Sunday 22 SeptemberPeacemaking Sundaywww.jointpublicissues.org.uk
Monday 23 SeptemberInternational Day of Sign Languageswww.un.org/en/events/signlanguagesday/
Thurs. 26 SeptemberEuropean Languages Daywww.edl.ecml.at
Thurs. 26 SeptemberInternational Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weaponswww.un.org/en/events/nuclearweaponelimination/
Friday 27 SeptemberWorld Tourism Daywww.un.org/sustainabledevelopment/events/world-tourism-day/
Saturday 28 SeptemberInternational Day for Universal Access to Informationwww.en.unesco.org/commemorations/accesstoinformationday
Saturday 28 SeptemberWorld Rabies Daywww.who.int/rabies/WRD_landing_page/en/
Saturday 28 SeptemberWorld’s Biggest Coffee Morningcoffee.macmillan.org.uk
Monday 30 SeptemberInternational Translation Daywww.un.org/en/events/translationday/index.shtml
Tues. 1- Thurs. 31 Oct.Black History Monthwww.bhmwales.org.uk/
Tuesday 1 OctoberInternational Day of Older Personswww.un.org/en/events/olderpersonsday/
Tuesday 1 OctoberWorld Habitat Daywww.un.org/en/events/habitatday/
Friday 4 OctoberInternational Day of Non-violencewww.un.org/en/events/nonviolenceday/index.shtml
(Birthday of Mahatma Gandhi)
Friday 4 OctoberNational Poetry Daywww.nationalpoetryday.co.uk
Saturday 5 OctoberWorld Smile Daywww.worldsmileday.com
Sunday 5 OctoberHomelessness Sundaywww.housingjustice.org.uk
Saturday 5 OctoberWorld Teachers’ Daywww.en.unesco.org/commemorations/worldteachersday
Sun 6 - Sat 12 OctoberGood Money Weekwww.goodmoneyweek.com
Wednesday 9 OctoberWorld Post Daywww.un.org/en/events/postday/
Thursday 10 OctoberWorld Mental Health Daywww.mentalhealth.org.uk
Friday 11 OctoberInternational Day of the Girl Childwww.un.org/en/events/girlchild/
Friday 11 OctoberWorld Day against the Death Penaltywww.worldcoalition.org
Sunday 13 OctoberFreedom Sundaywww.stopthetraffik.org
Sunday 13 OctoberInternational Day for Disaster Reductionwww.un.org/en/events/disasterreductionday/
Sunday 13 OctoberWorld Migratory Bird Daywww.worldmigratorybirdday.org
Sun 13-Sat 19 OctoberPrisons Weekwww.prisonsweek.org
Sun 13 -Sun 20 Oct.Week of Prayer for World Peacewww.weekofprayerforworldpeace.com
Tuesday 15 OctoberInternational Day of Rural Womenwww.un.org/en/events/ruralwomenday/
Wednesday 16 OctoberWorld Food Daywww.fao.org/world-food-day
Thursday 17 OctoberInternational Day for the Eradication of Povertywww.un.org/en/events/povertyday/
Friday 18 OctoberAnti Slavery Daywww.antislaveryday.com
Sunday 20 OctoberHealthcare Sundaywww.cmf.org.uk
Sun 20 -Sun 27 Oct.One World Weekwww.oneworldweek.org
Thursday 24 OctoberUnited Nations Daywww.un.org/en/events/unday
Thursday 24 OctoberWorld Development Information Daywww.un.org/en/events/devinfoday/
Sunday 27 OctoberRecovery Sunday in Waleswww.livingroom-cardiff.com
Sunday 27 OctoberWorld Day for Audiovisual Heritagewww.un.org/en/events/audiovisualday/
Thursday 31 OctoberWorld Cities Daywww.un.org/en/events/citiesday/
Fri 1 -Sat 30 NovemberIslamophobia Awareness Monthwww.islamophobia-awareness.org/what-is-iam/
Saturday 2 NovemberInternational Day to End Impunity for Crimes against Journalists www.un.org/en/events/journalists/
Sunday 3 NovemberDay of Prayer for the Persecuted Churchwww.idop.org/web/
Sunday 3 NovemberDay of Prayer for Christians in the Mediawww.christiansinmedia.co.uk/pray4media/
Mon 4-Sat 9 NovemberLiving Wage Weekwww.livingwage.org.uk/living-wage-week
Tuesday 5 NovemberWorld Tsunami Awareness Daywww.un.org/en/events/tsunamiday/
Wednesday 6 NovemberInternational Day for Preventing the Exploitation of the Environment in War and Armed Conflict www.un.org/en/events/environmentconflictday/
Sunday 10 NovemberWorld Science Day for Peace and Developmentwww.un.org/en/events/scienceday/
Sunday 10 NovemberRemembrance Sundaywww.ctbi.org.uk
Sun 10 -Sun 17 Nov.Interfaith Weekhttps://www.interfaithweek.org
Monday 11 NovemberRemembrance (Armistice) Dayvarious web sites
Mon 11 - Sat 16 Nov.Transgender Awareness Weekwww.glaad.org/transweek
Mon. 11 - Fri.15 Nov.Anti-Bullying Weekwww.antibullyingweek.co.uk
Thursday 14 NovemberWorld Diabetes Daywww.un.org/en/events/diabetesday/
Saturday 16 NovemberInternational Day for Tolerancewww.un.org/en/events/toleranceday/
Sunday 17 NovemberDay of prayer with persecuted Christianswww.csw.org.uk
Sunday 17 NovemberWorld Day of Remembrancewww.worlddayofremembrance.org
for Road traffic Victims
Tuesday 19 November World Toilet Daywww.worldtoiletday.org
Wednesday 20 Nov.Transgender Day of Remembrancewww.glaad.org/tdor
Wednesday 20 Nov.Universal Children’s Day www.un.org/en/events/childrenday/
Wednesday 20 Nov.World Television Daywww.un.org/en/events/televisionday/
Thursday 21 NovemberWorld Philosophy Daywww.un.org/en/events/philosophyday/
Sat 23 Nov.-Sun 1 Dec.National Tree Weekwww.treecouncil.org.uk
Monday 25 NovemberInternational Day for the Elimination of Violence against Womenwww.un.org/en/events/endviolenceday/
Mon 25 Nov - Tues 10 Dec16 Days of Activismwww.un.org/womenwatch
Against Gender Violence
Tuesday 26 NovemberGiving Tuesdaywww.givingtuesday.org.uk
Friday 29 NovemberInternational Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian Peoplewww.un.org/en/events/palestinianday/index.shtml
Saturday 30 NovemberDay of Remembrance for all Victims of Chemical Warfarewww.un.org/en/events/chemwarfareday/
Sunday 1 DecemberWorld Aids Daywww.worldaidsday.org
Sunday 1 DecemberTree Dressing Daywww.commonground.org.uk
Monday 2 DecemberInternational Day for the Abolition of Slaverywww.un.org/en/events/slaveryabolitionday/
Tuesday 3 DecemberInternational Day of Persons with Disabilitieswww.un.org/en/events/disabilitiesday/
Thursday 5 DecemberInternational Volunteer Day for Economic and Social Developmentwww.un.org/en/events/volunteerday/
Thursday 5 DecemberWorld Soil Daywww.un.org/en/events/soilday/#
Saturday 7 DecemberInternational Civil Aviation Daywww.un.org/en/events/civilaviationday/index.shtml
Monday 9 DecemberInternational Genocide Prevention Daywww.un.org/en/events/genocidepreventionday/
Monday 9 DecemberInternational Anti-Corruption Daywww.un.org/en/events/anticorruptionday/
Tuesday 10 DecemberHuman Rights Daywww.un.org/events/humanrights
Wednesday 11 Dec.International Mountain Day www.un.org/en/events/mountainday/
Wednesday 18 Dec.International Migrants Daywww.un.org/en/events/migrantsday/
Friday 20 DecemberInternational Human Solidarity Daywww.un.org/en/events/humansolidarityday/