The International Day of Families is observed on the 15th of May every year. The theme of 2017 is “Families, education and well-being”.
This year’s observance focuses on the role of families and family-oriented policies in promoting education and overall well-being of their members. In particular, the Day is to raise awareness of the role of families in promoting early childhood education and lifelong learning opportunities for children and youth.
Important Takeaways from above News for BOB PO Exam-
- International Day of Families is organized by United Nations
- United Nations Headquarters in New York
- The current Secretary-General of the UN, and the ninth occupant of the post, is Mr. Antonio Guterres of Portugal
Source- United Nations
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