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Darjeeling Celebrated International Blues Music Day, 2014

By |2017-09-01T11:22:00+00:00August 12th, 2014|Categories: General Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

International Blues Music Day term was first time coined by the Famous Musician Johny Child. On August 17, 2011 an online petition was launched advocating for the establishment of an International Blues Music Day. Each year on the first Saturday of August, this internationally practiced art form is recognized for promoting peace, dialogue among cultures, diversity, and respect for human rights and human dignity, eradicating discrimination, promoting freedom of expression, fostering gender equality, and reinforcing the role of youth for social. International Blues Music Day brings together communities, schools, artists, and historians, academics, and blues enthusiasts all over the world

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International Youth Day – 12th August, 2014

By |2017-08-23T06:07:25+00:00August 12th, 2014|Categories: General Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

International Youth Day (IYD) was first celebrated on 12th August 2000, after the UN General Assembly passed a resolution The UN uses celebrations like these to draw public awareness to problems surrounding a particular global demographic and IYD focuses on the youth, their issues and their contributions. International Youth Day focuses on the rights of these young people to have full access to education, adequate healthcare, employment opportunities, financial services and full participation in public life. In a climate of economic uncertainty, it is all the more important for countries to invest in opportunities for their youth to learn, earn