Themes of Important Days in Year 2021

General Knowledge



1 October International day of Older Persons


Theme-“ Digital Equity for all ages”.

2-8 October National Wildlife Week


Theme-“Forests and Livelihoods: Sustaining People and Planet”.

4-10 October World Space Week


Theme-“ Women in Space”.

First Monday of October World Habitat Day


Theme-“Accelerating urban action for a carbon- free world”.

5 October World Teachers Day


Theme-“Teachers at the heart of education recovery”.

8 October World Egg Day


Theme-“Eggs for all: Nature’s perfect package”.

9 October World Post Day


Theme-“Innovate to recover”.

Second Saturday of October World Migratory Bird Day


Theme-“Sing, Fly, Soar- Like a  bird”.

10 October World Day Against the Death Penalty


Theme-“Women sentenced to death: An invisible reality”.

10 October World Mental Health Day


Theme-“Mental health in an unequal world”.

11 October International Day of the Girl Child


Theme-“Digital generation. Our generation”.

12 October World Arthritis Day


Theme-“Don’t delay, connect today: Time to work”.

13 October International Day for Disaster Reduction


Theme-“International cooperation for developing countries to reduce their disaster risk and disaster losses”.

14 October International E-Waste Day


Theme-“ Consumer is the key to circular economy”.

14 October World Standards Day or International Standards Day


Theme-“Standards for sustainable development goals- shared vision for a better world”.

15 October International Day of Rural Women


Theme-“Rural women cultivating good for all”.

15 October World Student’s Day


Theme-“Learning for people, planet, prosperity and peace”.

16 October World Food Day


Theme-“Safe food now for a healthy tomorrow”.

17 October International Day for the Eradication of Poverty


Theme-“Building forward together: Ending persistent poverty, respecting all people and our planet”.

20 October International Chefs Day


Theme-“Healthy food for the future”.

20 October World Osteoporosis Day


Theme-“Serve up bone strength”.

22 October International Stuttering Awareness Day


Theme-“Speak stuttering awareness day”.

23 October Mole Day


Theme-“Dispica Mole Me”.

24 October World Polio Day


Theme-“Delivering on a promise”.

26 October The Vigilance Awareness week


Theme-“Independent India @75: self reliance with integrity”.

27 October World Day for Audiovisual Heritage


Theme-“Your window to the world”.

29 October World Psoriasis Day


Theme- “Uniting for action”.

31 October World Cities Day


Theme-“Adapting cities for climate resilience”.