Holidays and significant dates in June
June 1 International Children's Day
4 June International Day of Innocent Children - Victims of Aggression
5 June, World Environment Day (World Environment Day)
June 6 Day journalist
June 6 Trinity SATURDAY among Orthodox
June 6 210 years since the birth of Alexander Pushkin (1799-1837), Russian writer
June 7th Day of Water Resources (the first Sunday in June)
June 7 The Day of the local industry (the first Sunday in June)
June 7 Trinity Sunday. Pentecost in the Orthodox
June 7th Feast of the Body and Blood of the Lord (Catholic holiday)
Trinity 8-13.06 continuum among Orthodox
June 12 Day of the stock market
12 June 110 years since the birth of Fritz Albert Lipmann (1899-1986), American biochemist, Nobel Prize 1953
14 June Day of Light Industry (the second Sunday of June)
June 14 World Blood Donor Day
June 14 at Shrovetide Petrov post
June 15 Beginning Petrova post
June 16 Day of the Holy Spirit in Orthodox
June 16, 1975 back (1934) in Kharkov, I opened the Congress of Ukrainian writers. Built by the Union of Writers of Ukraine
June 17 World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought
June 20 World Refugee Day
June 21 Health Professionals' Day (third Sunday in June)
June 21 Day of sanitary-epidemiological service (third Sunday in June)
June 22 Day of Mourning and Remembrance of the War in Ukraine
June 22 Day of the treacherous attack by Nazi Germany against the Soviet Union. The Great Patriotic War (1941)
June 22 All Saints' Day among Orthodox
June 23 United Nations Public Service Day
June 23 Public Service Day
23 June 120 years since the birth of Akhmatova Akhmatova (1889-1966), Russian poet
June 24 Nativity of St. John the Baptist, Catholics
June 24, 1975 back (1934) Kiev became the capital of Soviet Ukraine
June 25 Day of the customs service of Ukraine
26 June International Day against Drug Abuse and illicit proliferation
26 June International Day in Support of Victims of Torture
June 27 World Day of Fishing
June 28 Constitution Day of Ukraine
June 28 Youth Day (last Sunday in June)
June 29, 1945 Transcarpathian Ukraine was reunited with the Soviet Ukraine
June 29 Saints Peter and Paul's Catholic
International Children's Day
Founded in 1949 by the International Democratic Women's Federation.
International Day of Innocent Children - Victims of Aggression
Founded in 1982, the UN General Assembly.
August 19, 1982, at its emergency special session on Palestine, UN General Assembly, "being shaken by the huge number of innocent Palestinian and Lebanese children - victims of Israeli acts of aggression", decided to celebrate on June 4 of each year as International Day of Innocent Children - Victims of Aggression.
World Environment Day (World Environment Day)
Founded in 1972, the UN General Assembly.
In 1972 the UN General Assembly declared June 5 World Environment Day, to be conducted in order to deepen public awareness of the need to preserve and improve the environment. The choice of this date due to the fact that in this day, a UN conference on human environment (Stockholm, 1972)
Day of the stock market
Given the significant contributions of employees of the stock market in the acceleration of economic reforms and creating a real market economy, the role of the stock market in the process of attracting investments into Ukraine's economy, improving the investment climate, the President of Ukraine by its Order established in Ukraine professional holiday - Day of the stock market, which is celebrated annually June 12.
World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought
World Day to Combat Desertification, and was proclaimed by the General Assembly in 1995. Celebrated on the day of signing the 1994 Paris International Conventions to Combat Desertification, which entered into force on December 26, 1996 States were invited to devote the Day to promoting awareness of the need for international cooperation in combating desertification and drought.
Day of Medical Worker
The third Sunday of June.
The holiday is back to Soviet times. Reason (original language):
Decree of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of 01.10.1980 N3018-X on holidays and memorable days ", as amended by Decree of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR of 01.11.1988 N9724-XI" On Changes to the legislation of the USSR on holidays and memorable days. "
In 2007, the festival falls on June 17.
World Refugee Day
According to the UN General Assembly resolution in 2001 marking the fiftieth anniversary of the Refugee Convention of 1951, and the Organization of African Unity (OAU) agreed that the International Refugee Day was celebrated in conjunction with Africa Refugee Day - June 20.
Public Service Day. UN Public Service Day
December 20, 2002 fifty-seventh United Nations General Assembly adopted resolution 57/277, which declared June 23 the UN Public Service Day to be celebrated annually. In addition, the UN urged Member States to organize on that day a special event to highlight the contribution of public service in the development process.
International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit proliferation
History of drug control, or at least attempt to somehow control their turnover has been almost 100 years. In February 1909 the Shanghai Opium Commission, participated in the work which brought 13 countries tried to find ways to restrict the importation of drugs from Asian countries.
In 1987 the UN General Assembly decided to observe annually on 26 June International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking as an expression of their determination to intensify efforts and cooperation in order to achieve an international community free from drug abuse. Decision was taken on Dec. 7, 1987 on the basis of recommendations of the International Conference against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking 1987, which on June 26 adopted a comprehensive plan for future action against zlovzhivannnyam drugs.
International Day in Support of Victims of Torture
In 1997, upon the recommendation of the Economic and Social Council, UN General Assembly proclaimed 26 June International Day of UN pdtrimku Victims of Torture. This day is aimed at eradicating torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment.
Constitution Day of Ukraine.
In 1996 the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine adopted the Constitution - the Fundamental Law of Ukraine.