Basic Information World Statistics Day is observed on October 20 (every five years, starting from 2010) to show the role of statistical data plays in informed decision making and thus for sustainable development.
Basic Information International Day for Disaster Reduction is observed on 13 October to encourage building more disaster resilient communities and nations by promoting global culture of risk-awareness and disaster reduction.
Basic Information International Day of the Girl Child is an annual event observed on 11 October to promote girl’s empowerment and fulfill human rights. This day also aims to attend challenges face by them.
Basic Information World Habitat Day is an annual event observed on first Monday of October (7 October 2019) to reflect on the state of our towns and cities, and on the basic right of all to adequate shelter.