The International Day of Peace, sometimes unofficially known as World Peace Day, is a holiday observed annually on 21 September. It is dedicated to world peace, and specifically the absence of war and violence, such as might be occasioned by a temporary ceasefire in a combat zone for humanitarian aid access.
Why do we celebrate International Day of Peace?
International Day of Peace. The United Nations’ (UN) International Day of Peace is celebrated on September 21 each year to recognize the efforts of those who have worked hard to end conflict and promote peace. The International Day of Peace is also a day of ceasefire – personal or political.
Featured Image is by healing artist Pauline Crosbie: The rainbow child painting is in Africa now. it stands in a medical centre.- a centre that is helping women, who would otherwise die in child birth.2009