World Humanitarian Day
World Humanitarian Day 2019 is set to celebrate women’s humanists and their significant contribution in making the world a better place. Woman humanist has a sense of uniqueness, one who combines the global movement of woman’s power, strength and perseverance. It’s time to honour those women, who have worked as the first responders in the darkest hours of the crisis.In December 2008 this day is established by the United Nations General Assembly make a holiday. This holiday’s main purpose is to bring together all the countries and to solve human issues. On August 19, it was chosen as the date of celebration for the holiday because it is the date when the canal hotel was bombarded in Baghdad and more than 20 people had lost their lives – including Sergio Vieira de Mello, Joint High Commissioner for Human Rights of the nation and Special Representative of the Secretary-General of Iraq World Humanitarian Day was officially celebrated on August 19, 2009 for the first time.
In the past few years, thousands of humanitarian worker have died around the world to help those people who need it. Today, more than 130 million people are currently in crisis and need some kind of human services. Such services that include rebuilding after a natural disaster, people need food and clean water or they help ensure that people have adequate access to medical treatment.
World Humanitarian Day Theme
On this day organizations around the world can host different types of events. These activities are lectures, demonstrations, presentations, debates or such other activities. Several types of people can also be part of this day. These may include charity concert, blood donation or food donation.
You also want to celebrate the day with friends and family. You should also participate and inspired to the other people. This is a good opportunity to show humanity. Send the wishes and images to near or dear one on social sites. And spread the information.