International Human Solidarity Day is observed globally on 20 December every year to mark unity in diversity and to raise awareness about the importance of solidarity. The United Nations had announced to celebrate this day on 22 December 2005 to explain the importance of unity in diversity.
The World Solidarity Fund was established by resolution 57/265 by the United Nations General Assembly on 20 December 2002, which was established in February 2003 as a trust fund for the United Nations Development Programme. Human unity was recognized as a fundamental and universal right of solidarity by the United Nations General Assembly on 22 December 2005 by resolution 60/209. And it was decided to celebrate International Human Unity Day on 20th December every year.
Significance, and Importance
- To show unity in diversity
- To remind the various governments of the agreements reached at the international level
- To convey the importance of solidarity among people
- To inspire people, governments for sustainable development
- To find new ways to eradicate poverty
- To lift people out of poverty, hunger, diseases
The purpose of International Human Unity Day is to spread awareness among people about the importance of unity in diversity. Various countries of the world spread the message of peace, brotherhood, love, harmony, and unity among their people on this day. International Day of Human Solidarity is being celebrated across the world today. This day, giving a message of solidarity among global diversity is celebrated every year on 20 December. This day is special in many ways.