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Calendar of Global Environmental Events and Volunteer Opportunities



January

  • Arbor Day celebrations - held annually throughout the year (date determined by the best tree planting times in each country/state).
  • International Day of Education - held annually on January 24 by the UN to¬†recognized the importance of working to ensure inclusive and equitable quality education for all.

Calendar of Global Environmental Events: Volunteering at an Event

February

Calendar of Global Environmental Events: World Wetlands Day

March

  • World Wildlife Day - Held annually on March 3rd to celebrate and raise awareness of the world’s wild animals and plants.
  • International Women's Day - Held annually on March 8th to celebrate women's achievements and promote gender parity.
  • Meatout - promotes a vegan diet. Held annually on the first day of spring (on or around March 20).
  • International Day of Forests - held annually on March 21st to celebrate the ways in which forests and trees sustain and protect us.
  • World Water Day - held annually on March 22nd.
  • World Meteorological Day - held annually on March 23rd to raise awareness about climate change.
  • Earth Hour - promotes efforts to address climate change by asking businesses and residents to turn off their lights for one hour (from 8:30pm - 9:30pm local time). Held in late March annually.

Calendar of Global Environmental Events: Earth Hour

April

Calendar of Global Environmental Events: Save the Frogs Day

May

Calendar of Global Environmental Events: World Fair Trade Day

June

Calendar of Global Environmental Events: World Ocean Day

July

Calendar of Global Environmental Events: World Population Day

August

Calendar of Global Environmental Events: International Youth Day

September

Calendar of Global Environmental Events: International Coastal Cleanup Day

October

Calendar of Global Environmental Events: International Walk to School Month

November

Calendar of Global Environmental Events: World Vegan Month

December

Calendar of Global Environmental Events: International Volunteer Day