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United Nations Observances

United Nations Anniversaries

2014
20th anniversary of the International Year of the Family
2012
60th anniversary of the UN Disarmament Commission (11 January)
40th anniversary of the Seabed Treaty (18 May)
20th anniversary of the Declaration on the Rights of Minorities (18 December)
2011
25th Anniversary of the adoption of the Declaration on the Right to Development (4 December)
50th Anniversary of the death of Dag Hammarskjöld (18 September)
25th Anniversary of the Chernobyl Disaster (26 April)
2010
50th Anniversary of the Adoption of the Declaration on the Granting of Independence to Colonial Countries and Peoples (14 December)
2009
20th Anniversary of the Adoption by the General Assembly of the Convention on the Rights of the Child
2008
60th Anniversary of UN Peacekeeping Operations
60th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights
2005
60th Anniversary of the San Francisco Conference
60th Anniversary of the UN
60th Anniversary of the UN Charter
1998
50th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights
1995
50th Anniversary of the UN