𝐄𝐯𝐞𝐧𝐭 𝐨𝐟 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐃𝐚𝐲: 𝐈𝐧𝐭𝐞𝐫𝐧𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐚𝐥 𝐃𝐚𝐲 𝐨𝐟 𝐌𝐢𝐧𝐞 𝐀𝐰𝐚𝐫𝐞𝐧𝐞𝐬𝐬- 𝟒𝐭𝐡 𝐀𝐩𝐫𝐢𝐥
Every year, April 4 is observed as the International Day for Mine Awareness and Assistance in Mine Action.
The day was approved by the General Assembly on 8 December in the year 2005.
This day aims to seek assistance for mine action work raise awareness about landmines and advance toward their eradication.
The mine action community around the world, led by the United Nations Mine Action Service (UNMAS), starts rolling out activities a week in advance.
This year, the theme of International Mine Awareness Day is Perseverance, Partnership, and Progress.