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International Day of Education

24 January 2021

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An event every year that begins at 12:00 am on day 24 of January, repeating until 24 January 2031

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Education is a human right, a public good and a public responsibility.

The United Nations General Assembly proclaimed 24 January as International Day of Education, in celebration of the role of education for peace and development.

Without inclusive and equitable quality education and lifelong opportunities for all, countries will not succeed in achieving gender equality and breaking the cycle of poverty that is leaving millions of children, youth and adults behind.

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Date:
24 January 2021

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