Date: 18 December
Categories:General Knowledge, Day-Week-Year-Importance
Suggested For: Bank Exams, Civil Services Exam, MBA Exams, UPSC Exams, SSC Exams
Migration is observed to be accelerate during the past 30 years. It may be due to the growing developmental, demographic and democratic disparities that existed between different world regions.
By considering the increasing number of migrants in the world, UN General Assembly on December 4, 2000 proclaimed December 18 as International Migrants Day.
Actions and Programs
The International Migrants Day is observed by governments, organizations, and individuals to raise the awareness about human rights and migrants fundamental freedom.