Girl's Day in El Salvador
Girl's Day in El Salvador is held on October 11. Día de la niña. This event in the second decade of the month October is annual. Help us
United Nations General Assembly, approved on December 19, 2011, the designation of October 11 of each year as "International Day of the Girl", a date that was also designated in El Salvador, as "National Day of the Girl" , through Decree No. 491 of September 19, 2013, published in the Official Gazette No. 182, Volume No. 401, dated October 2, 2013.
On this day, UNICEF El Salvador, together with its allies, grants the voice to girls and adolescent women to listen and include their concerns, worries and possible solutions on issues that affect them.
Similar holidays and events, festivals and interesting facts
Grandmothers' Day in Germany on October 8 (Second Sunday in October);
Grandparents Day in Hong Kong on October 8 (Celebrated since 1990 on the second Sunday of October);
Grandparents Day in Pakistan on October 8 (Second Sunday in October);
National Father–Daughter Day in the United States on October 8 (on the second Sunday of October);
Bolivian Woman's Day on October 11 (Día de la Mujer Boliviana - the birthday of Adela Zamudio, a national pioneer in the fight against discrimination);
No Bra Day on October 13 (On this day women are encouraged to forgo wearing no bra as a means to encourage breast cancer awareness);