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United Nations Observances

Africa

Days
18 July Nelson Mandela International Day A/RES/64/13
26 August Namibia Day A/RES/3111(XXVIII)
20 November Africa Industrialization Day A/RES/44/237
Years
1982 International Year of Mobilization for Sanctions Against South Africa A/RES/36/172 B
Decades
2015–2024 International Decade for People of African Descent A/RES/68/237
Draft:  A/68/L.34
1991–2000 Second Industrial Development Decade for Africa A/RES/44/237
A/RES/47/177
1991–2000 Second Transport and Communications Decade in Africa A/RES/43/179
1980s Industrial Development Decade for Africa A/RES/35/66 B
1978–1988 Transport and Communications Decade for Africa A/RES/32/160