World Science Day for Peace and Development
10 November, 2021
First celebrated in 2002, World Science Day for Peace and Development is to highlight the significant role of science in society and to:
- strengthen public awareness of the role of science for peaceful and sustainable societies;
- promote national and international solidarity for shared science between countries;
- renew national and international commitment for the use of science for the benefit of societies; and
- draw attention to the challenges faced by science in raising support for the scientific endeavour.