World Peace Day 2014

September 2014
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38 14 15 16 17 18 19 20
39 21 22 23 24 25 26 27
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  • In 2014 year World Peace Day falls on
    third Sunday of September

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World Peace Day — officially The International Day of Peace — is observed annually on September 21. It is dedicated to world peace, specifically to strengthening the ideals of peace, both within and among all nations and peoples. Hopefully, it will become the occasion for a temporary ceasefire in a combat zones for humanitarian aid access.

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The International Day of Peace was established in 1981 by resolution 36/67PDF document of the United Nations General Assembly to coincide with its opening session, which was held annually on the third Tuesday of September. The first Peace Day was observed in September 1982.

In 2001, the General Assembly adopted resolution 55/282PDF document, which established 21 September as an annual day of non-violence and cease-fire: (...) the International Day of Peace shall be observed on 21 September each year, with this date to be brought to the attention of all people for the celebration and observance of peace.

A list of World Peace Day dates in the following years

Below are the dates for World Peace Day in the next 10 years. You can also see on which day of the week the holiday falls and how many days are left until that date.

Year Date Weekday
2015 21 September Monday
2016 21 September Wednesday
2017 21 September Thursday
2018 21 September Friday
2019 21 September Saturday
2020 21 September Monday
2021 21 September Tuesday
2022 21 September Wednesday
2023 21 September Thursday
2024 21 September Saturday