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19 August 2014 - 19 August 2014


World Humanitarian Day

World Humanitarian Day falls on the anniversary of a 2003 bombing in Baghdad, Iraq, that killed 22 aid workers. But the event does not simply memorialize their sacrifice. It also celebrates the spirit that inspired them – and so many others – to serve.


20 July 2014 - 25 July 2014

Melbourne, Australia

20th International AIDS Conference

The International AIDS Conference gathers together those working in the field of HIV, including policy makers, people living with HIV and others who are committed to ending the pandemic. It is an opportunity to assess the current situaiton, evaluate recent scientific developments and lessons learnt, and collectively chart a course forward. The AIDS 2014 programme will present new scientific knowledge and offer many opportunities for discussions on the major issues facing the global response to HIV.


11 July 2014 - 11 July 2014


World Population Day

The theme for World Population Day 2014 is Investing in Young People.

There are 1.8 billion people aged 10-24 in the world, making one quarter of the world’s population. Those comprising adolescents (aged 10-19) and youth (aged 15-24).