International Day of Tolerance
This is a national event to encourage respect, dialogue and cooperation among different cultures, civilizations and peoples.
The day is a time for people for people to learn about respecting and recognising the rights and beliefs of others. It is also a time for debate and reflection on the negative effects of tolerance. Live discussions and debates take place across the world on the day, focusing on how various forms of injustice, oppression, racism and unfair discrimination have a negative impact on society.