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The International Day

The International Day of Education is observed annually on January 24th. It was established by the United Nations General Assembly in December 2018 to promote the role of education in fostering peace, development, and human rights worldwide. Here's some information about it:

Purpose: The International Day of Education aims to raise awareness about the importance of education for individuals, communities, and societies. It highlights the transformative power of education in eradicating poverty, promoting gender equality, advancing sustainable development, and building a more inclusive and peaceful world.

Significance: Education is a fundamental human right and a key driver of progress and prosperity. Access to quality education empowers individuals to reach their full potential, participate fully in society, and contribute to economic growth and social cohesion.

Observance: On the International Day of Education, governments, educational institutions, civil society organizations, and individuals around the world celebrate the achievements and successes in education while also addressing the challenges and barriers that still exist. Activities may include conferences, workshops, policy discussions, advocacy campaigns, and educational initiatives aimed at improving access to education for all.

Wishing: You can wish someone a happy International Day of Education by acknowledging the importance of education in shaping lives and societies and expressing support for efforts to ensure inclusive and equitable education for all. It's a day to reaffirm our commitment to promoting education as a fundamental human right and a powerful tool for building a better future for everyone.

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