Days we celebrate | ActionAid UK

Days we celebrate

At ActionAid UK, we celebrate the work of the incredible women and girls who we work with across the world each and every day. Here are just some of the international days that we mark.

  • International Women’s Day

    International Women’s Day

    Find out about International Women's Day 2019, why we celebrate it, and how you can support ActionAid to invest in a girl's future today.

  • World Menstrual Hygiene Day

    World Menstrual Hygiene Day

    World Menstrual Hygiene Day 2019 is on 28 May: taking on period taboos because menstruation matters.

  • International Day of the Girl

    International Day of the Girl

    International Day of the Girl takes places on October 11th 2019 to celebrate girls’ achievements and raise awareness of the obstacles that girls face.

  • Giving Tuesday

    Giving Tuesday

    Find out about Giving Tuesday, when Giving Tuesday 2019 will be, and how you can support ActionAid to help change the lives of women and girls living in poverty.