World Migratory Bird Day is observed on 12 October every year. It is an annual awareness-raising campaign highlighting the need for the conservation of migratory birds and their habitats. It has a global outreach and is an effective tool to help raise global awareness of the threats faced by migratory birds.
Theme for 2019: Protect Birds: Be the Solution to Plastic Pollution!
Static/Current Takeaways Important For IBPS RRB Clerk Mains:
- Headquarters of United Nations: New York, USA; Founded: 24 October 1945.
- Secretary General of the United Nations: Antonio Guterres.
Source: The United Nations