International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking: 26 June

The General Assembly of United Nations has decided to observe 26 June as the International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking as an expression of its determination to strengthen action and cooperation to achieve the goal of an international society free of drug abuse.

The theme for 2018 is: “Listen First – Listening to children and youth is the first step to help them grow healthy and safe.”

Source- The United Nations

Static/Current Takeaways Important for SBI PO/Clerk Exam 2018-
  • World Refugee Day was established by the United Nations on December 4, 2000.
  • Antonio Guterres is the Secretary-General of the United States.
  • The UN Headquarters in New York, United States.