International Day for Tolerance

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International Day for Tolerance
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Also calledIDT
Observed byUN Members
Date16 November
Next time16 November 2019 (2019-11-16)

The International Day for Tolerance is an annual observance day declared by UNESCO in 1995 to generate public awareness of the dangers of intolerance. It is observed on 16 November.

Conferences and Festivals[edit]

Every year various conferences and festivals are organized in the occasion of International Day for Tolerance. Among them, "Universal Tolerance Cartoon Festival" in Drammen, Norway which organized an International Cartoon Festival in 2013.[1]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "International Universal Tolerance Cartoon Festival" Archived 2013-12-22 at the Wayback Machine, Universal Tolerance Organization, 2013. ("Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2013-12-22. Retrieved 2013-11-21.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link))

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