A Day for Our Planet: World Earth Day

First tabled at the 1969 UNESCO Conference in California, peace activist John McConnell proposed a day to honour the planet and promote peace. The first-ever Earth Day was held on 22nd April 1970, and with coordination by a global advisory committee at EarthDay.org, the efforts continue to protect the health and human life, livelihoods, as […]

Recognizing World Health Day 2022

Created by the World Health Organisation (WHO) itself, World Health Day aims to highlight the urgency of planetary and human health and how to foster societies focused on well-being. First celebrated in 1950 after being incepted at the First Health Assembly in 1948, the date of April 7th was chosen for World Health Day, as […]