Politics and World Events

World Environment Day 2017

By:Blogger

'Connecting People to Nature’, the theme for World Environment Day 2017, implores us to get outdoors and into nature, to appreciate its beauty and its importance, and to take forward the call to protect the Earth that we share.

World Environment Day is the biggest annual event for positive environmental action and takes place every 5 June. This year’s host country Canada got to choose... Read More...

Blogger - Nov 21,2017
In recognition of the increasing impact television has on decision-making by bringing world attention to conflicts and threats to peace and security and its potential role in sharpening the focus on... Read More...
Blogger - Nov 14,2017
The theme for WDD 2017 is Women and Diabetes.The World Diabetes Day 2017 campaign will promote the importance of affordable and equitable access for all women at risk for or living with diabetes... Read More...
khumo - Oct 17,2017
The observance of the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty can be traced back to 17 October 1987. On that day, over a hundred thousand people gathered at the Trocadéro in Paris , where... Read More...
Blogger - Oct 16,2017
FAO celebrates World Food Day each year on 16 October to commemorate the founding of the Organization in 1945. Events are organized in over 150 countries across the world, making it one of the most... Read More...
Blogger - Aug 23,2017
In the night of 22 to 23 August 1791, men and women, torn from Africa and sold into slavery, revolted against the slave system to obtain freedom and independence for Haiti, gained in 1804. The... Read More...
Blogger - Jul 11,2017
World Population Day, which seeks to focus attention on the urgency and importance of population issues, was established by the then-Governing Council of the United Nations Development Programme in... Read More...
Blogger - Jun 26,2017
The International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking recognises the severe impact that illicit drugs have on health, development, peace and security. Around 190,000 people die due to... Read More...
Blogger - May 31,2017
This yearly celebration informs the public on the dangers of using tobacco, the business practices of tobacco companies, what WHO is doing to fight the tobacco epidemic, and what people around the... Read More...
Blogger - Feb 27,2017
A very Happy Birthday to our President, Lietenant General Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama as he turns 64 years old!!!! May today be a joyous day for you Sir. We wish you many many more years to come! Read More...
khutsafalok - Aug 12,2016
“They want us to keep quiet, they want us to be under control, but we are not quiet and we are not under control.” Sarafina (the movie)A country of Peace?Batswana are a people of... Read More...