16 May is observed as a International Day of Living Together in Peace every year since 2018. The United Nations General Assembly, declared 16th May the International Day of Living Together in Peace, as a means of regularly mobilizing the efforts of the international community to promote peace, tolerance, inclusion, understanding and solidarity. The Day aims to uphold the desire to live and act together, united in differences and diversity, in order to build a sustainable world of peace, solidarity and harmony.

History

The UNGA decided to celebrate 16th May as the International Day of Living Together in Peace on 8th December 2017.

16 May International Day of Living Together in Peace