World Science Day for Peace and Development 

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World Science Day for Peace and Development  in United Nations in 2020

About World Science Day for Peace and Development 

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Dates of World Science Day for Peace and Development 
2022 United Nations Thursday, November 10thWorld Science Day for Peace and Development 
2021 United Nations Wednesday, November 10thWorld Science Day for Peace and Development 
2020 United Nations Tuesday, November 10thWorld Science Day for Peace and Development 
2019 United Nations Sunday, November 10thWorld Science Day for Peace and Development 
Summary
This day offers the opportunity to mobilize everyone around the topic of science for peace and development.

Celebrated every November 10th, World Science Day for Peace and Development highlights the significant role of science in society and the need to engage the wider public in debates on emerging scientific issues. It also underlines the importance and relevance of science in our daily lives.

By linking science more closely with society, World Science Day for Peace and Development aims to ensure that citizens are kept informed of developments in science. It also underscores the role scientists play in broadening our understanding of the remarkable, fragile planet we call home and in making our societies more sustainable.

The objectives of World Science Day for Peace and Development are to:

  • Strengthen public awareness on the role of science for peaceful and sustainable societies;
  • Promote national and international solidarity for shared science between countries;
  • Renew national and international commitment for the use of science for the benefit of societies;
  • Draw attention to the challenges faced by science and raising support for the scientific endeavour.
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