United Nations observes 30 July every year as World Day Against Trafficking. In 2013, the General Assembly designated July 30 as the World Day against Trafficking in Persons to raise awareness of the situation of victims of human trafficking and for the promotion and protection of their rights.
On the 2019 World Day UNODC is focusing on highlighting the importance of Government action with a tagline:
Human Trafficking: call your government to action
Static/Current Takeaways Important For EPFO/LIC ADO Mains:
- Headquarters of the UN: New York, USA; Founded: 24 October 1945.
- Secretary General of the United Nations: Antonio Guterres.
Source: The United Nations