The International Day of Peace is celebrated around the world on September 21.
This day was established by the United Nations in 1981 to promote world peace, encourage people worldwide to come together in support of this goal, and recognize the efforts of those who have worked to end conflict. In 2001, it was also established as a day of non-violence and global ceasefire.
This year's theme is "Together for Peace: Respect, Safety and Dignity for All," focused on showing support and solidarity with refugees and migrants, and reminding all people of their common humanity. 🕊️
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