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Women’s History Month

Women’s History Month

March 1

Stories of the contribution of women—past and present—are cause for celebration and conversation this month.

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SEA Legacies: (Cal Fullerton Event)

SEA Legacies: (Cal Fullerton Event)

March 6 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Commemorating 40 Years of Southeast Asian Diasporas. The goals of the symposium are to commemorate the formation of Southeast Asian diasporic communities in the US over the past 40 years and to educate students and the community about Southeast Asian American heritages, experiences, and histories.

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Spring Forward

Spring Forward

March 7

After a long winter, setting the clocks forward is one very real way we know that warmer weather and longer days are really on their way. And what better time for your organization to provide innovation, optimism, or a new take on an old problem? The beauty of this hook is the way it connects [...]

Ghana Indepedance Day Celebration

Ghana Indepedance Day Celebration

March 7 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

The GH4GH Golden Gala 2015 is celebrating Ghana’s 58th Independence day at the Sunset Room located at the National Harbor in Washington, DC. There will be a celebrity host highlighting achievements of Ghanaians and an award segment to honor individuals who are dedicated connecting Ghanaians in the diaspora.

Guinean Women Association 3rd Annual Women’s Day Gala

Guinean Women Association 3rd Annual Women’s Day Gala

March 7 @ 8:00 am - March 8 @ 5:00 pm

Proceeds will benefit the fight against Ebola. This event is a follow up to the glove drive we held in April of 2014 in which we collected 10,000 boxes of gloves along with other medical supplies that were donated to hospitals and Ebola treatment centers in Guinea. This will be an evening of great food, [...]

Africa Gives Back International Gala

Africa Gives Back International Gala

March 7 @ 8:00 am - March 8 @ 5:00 pm

The Gala will Sponsor and Assist a new Global Cause (Related to: Health, Development, and Education) specific to a Country and or region. By doing this the gala will be used as a platform to promote a better world and break the stigma, thus showing the public that “Africa does in fact Give back” and [...]

Educate Tomorrow’s Leaders: Bay Area Benefit Concert

Educate Tomorrow’s Leaders: Bay Area Benefit Concert

March 7 @ 8:00 am - March 8 @ 5:00 pm

The Ethiopian Education Fund Inc. presents its First Bay Area Benefit Concert on Saturday, March 7th, 2015 featuring notable Ethiopian musical artists, Tinishu Tilahun and Yehunie Belay! The proceeds from this benefit concert will benefit primary and secondary school children and female teachers in suburban and rural areas of Ethiopia.

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Guinean Women Association 3rd Annual Women’s Day Gala

Guinean Women Association 3rd Annual Women’s Day Gala

March 7 @ 8:00 am - March 8 @ 5:00 pm

Proceeds will benefit the fight against Ebola. This event is a follow up to the glove drive we held in April of 2014 in which we collected 10,000 boxes of gloves along with other medical supplies that were donated to hospitals and Ebola treatment centers in Guinea. This will be an evening of great food, [...]

Africa Gives Back International Gala

Africa Gives Back International Gala

March 7 @ 8:00 am - March 8 @ 5:00 pm

The Gala will Sponsor and Assist a new Global Cause (Related to: Health, Development, and Education) specific to a Country and or region. By doing this the gala will be used as a platform to promote a better world and break the stigma, thus showing the public that “Africa does in fact Give back” and [...]

Educate Tomorrow’s Leaders: Bay Area Benefit Concert

Educate Tomorrow’s Leaders: Bay Area Benefit Concert

March 7 @ 8:00 am - March 8 @ 5:00 pm

The Ethiopian Education Fund Inc. presents its First Bay Area Benefit Concert on Saturday, March 7th, 2015 featuring notable Ethiopian musical artists, Tinishu Tilahun and Yehunie Belay! The proceeds from this benefit concert will benefit primary and secondary school children and female teachers in suburban and rural areas of Ethiopia.

International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day

March 8

Marking the economic, political, and social achievements of women, this is the perfect day to highlight how your issue affects women and girls around the world, and the role that women and girls play in making our world a better place for all.

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Nowruz Iranian New Year Celebration

Nowruz Iranian New Year Celebration

March 13 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Iranian New Year Celebration hosted by the Iranian Cultural Society of South Florida.

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Nowruz Children’s Fair

Nowruz Children’s Fair

March 15 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Hosted by the Iranian Association of Boston – Fair with arts & crafts, face painting, egg coloring, and free balloon making.

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1st Global Conference on Defending Dalit Rights

1st Global Conference on Defending Dalit Rights

March 19 @ 8:00 am - April 21 @ 5:00 pm

Conference advocating for Dalit rights and fighting against discrimination based on the caste system.

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1st Global Conference on Defending Dalit Rights

1st Global Conference on Defending Dalit Rights

March 19 @ 8:00 am - April 21 @ 5:00 pm

Conference advocating for Dalit rights and fighting against discrimination based on the caste system.

International Day of Happiness

International Day of Happiness

March 20 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

In its resolution 66/281 dated 12th of July 2012, the General Assembly of the United Nations proclaimed March 20th as the International Day of Happiness recognizing the relevance of happiness and well-being as universal goals and aspirations in the lives of human beings around the world and the importance of their recognition in public policy [...]

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1st Global Conference on Defending Dalit Rights

1st Global Conference on Defending Dalit Rights

March 19 @ 8:00 am - April 21 @ 5:00 pm

Conference advocating for Dalit rights and fighting against discrimination based on the caste system.

International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

March 21 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Proclaimed in resolution A/RES/2142 (XXI) in 1966 by the United Nations General Assembly, and observed annually on March 21st, the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination is a call to the international community to redouble its efforts to eliminate all forms of racial discrimination after the events in South Africa in 1960 where [...]

World Poetry Day

World Poetry Day

March 21 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

With the goal of promoting the reading, writing, publishing and teaching of poetry throughout the world and, as the UNESCO session declaring the day says, to “give fresh recognition and impetus to national, regional and international poetry movements”, World Poetry Day, observed every year on March 21st, was declared by UNESCO in 1999.

International Day of Nowruz

International Day of Nowruz

March 21 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

In resolution A/RES/64/253, the General Assembly proclaimed 21 March as the International Day of Novruz at the request of several countries that celebrate Nowruz (New Year of the Persian calendar) such as Afghanistan, Albania, Azerbaijan, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Russian Federation, India, Iran, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Turkey.

Novruz 2015 Gala

Novruz 2015 Gala

March 21 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Hosted by the Azerbaijani Society of America (ASA) celebrating the spring holiday (Vernal Equinox) in Southern California. This will be a night of authentic Azerbaijani food, music, and entertainment.

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1st Global Conference on Defending Dalit Rights

1st Global Conference on Defending Dalit Rights

March 19 @ 8:00 am - April 21 @ 5:00 pm

Conference advocating for Dalit rights and fighting against discrimination based on the caste system.

World Down Syndrome Day

World Down Syndrome Day

March 22

World Down Syndrome Day is observed on March 21. On this day, people with Down syndrome and those who live and work with them throughout the world organize and participate in activities and events to raise public awareness and create a single global voice for advocating for the rights, inclusion and well being of people [...]

World Water Day

World Water Day

March 22 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

With the goal of raising awareness in goverments and organization of the need to develop the policies needed to ensure that sustainable water and energy are secured for the many and not just the few, World Water Day, observed on 22 March, was proclaimed by the United Nations General Assembly on 1992.

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1st Global Conference on Defending Dalit Rights

1st Global Conference on Defending Dalit Rights

March 19 @ 8:00 am - April 21 @ 5:00 pm

Conference advocating for Dalit rights and fighting against discrimination based on the caste system.

World Meteorological Day

World Meteorological Day

March 23 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

With the goal to contribute to a better understanding of climate variability and climate change, as well as to the development of much needed climate applications to address some of the major challenges of this century, World Meteorological Day is celebrated on 23 March by the World Meteorological Organization and the worldwide meteorological community. This [...]

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1st Global Conference on Defending Dalit Rights

1st Global Conference on Defending Dalit Rights

March 19 @ 8:00 am - April 21 @ 5:00 pm

Conference advocating for Dalit rights and fighting against discrimination based on the caste system.

World Tuberculosis Day

World Tuberculosis Day

March 24 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

World Tuberculosis Day, March 24, commemorates the date in 1882 when Robert Koch announced his discovery of M. tuberculosis, the bacteria that causes Tuberculosis. This day is an opportunity to communicate TB-related problems and solutions and to support organizations in their efforts to fight tuberculosis.

International Day for the Right to the Truth concerning Gross Human Rights Violations and for the Dignity of Victims:

International Day for the Right to the Truth concerning Gross Human Rights Violations and for the Dignity of Victims:

March 24 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Proclaimed in resolution A/RES/65/196 of the UN General Assembly, the International Day for the Right to the Truth Concerning Gross Human Rights Violations and for the Dignity of Victims is an opportunity to honor the memory of victims of gross and systematic human rights violations and promote the importance of the right to truth and [...]

PERRC 2015

PERRC 2015

March 24 @ 8:00 am - March 26 @ 5:00 pm

2015 Preparedness, Emergency Response, and Recovery Consortium bringing together healthcare, medical, public health and volunteer emergency management personnel involved in disaster recovery and response efforts representing the governmental, public and private sectors to discuss shared practices in preparedness, mitigation, response and recovery.

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1st Global Conference on Defending Dalit Rights

1st Global Conference on Defending Dalit Rights

March 19 @ 8:00 am - April 21 @ 5:00 pm

Conference advocating for Dalit rights and fighting against discrimination based on the caste system.

PERRC 2015

PERRC 2015

March 24 @ 8:00 am - March 26 @ 5:00 pm

2015 Preparedness, Emergency Response, and Recovery Consortium bringing together healthcare, medical, public health and volunteer emergency management personnel involved in disaster recovery and response efforts representing the governmental, public and private sectors to discuss shared practices in preparedness, mitigation, response and recovery.

International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade

International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade

March 25 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

On 25 March, the International Day of Remembrance for the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade offers the opportunity to honour and remember those who suffered and died at the hands of the brutal slavery system. The International Day also aims at raising awareness about the dangers of racism and prejudice of these [...]

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1st Global Conference on Defending Dalit Rights

1st Global Conference on Defending Dalit Rights

March 19 @ 8:00 am - April 21 @ 5:00 pm

Conference advocating for Dalit rights and fighting against discrimination based on the caste system.

PERRC 2015

PERRC 2015

March 24 @ 8:00 am - March 26 @ 5:00 pm

2015 Preparedness, Emergency Response, and Recovery Consortium bringing together healthcare, medical, public health and volunteer emergency management personnel involved in disaster recovery and response efforts representing the governmental, public and private sectors to discuss shared practices in preparedness, mitigation, response and recovery.

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1st Global Conference on Defending Dalit Rights

1st Global Conference on Defending Dalit Rights

March 19 @ 8:00 am - April 21 @ 5:00 pm

Conference advocating for Dalit rights and fighting against discrimination based on the caste system.

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1st Global Conference on Defending Dalit Rights

1st Global Conference on Defending Dalit Rights

March 19 @ 8:00 am - April 21 @ 5:00 pm

Conference advocating for Dalit rights and fighting against discrimination based on the caste system.

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1st Global Conference on Defending Dalit Rights

1st Global Conference on Defending Dalit Rights

March 19 @ 8:00 am - April 21 @ 5:00 pm

Conference advocating for Dalit rights and fighting against discrimination based on the caste system.

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1st Global Conference on Defending Dalit Rights

1st Global Conference on Defending Dalit Rights

March 19 @ 8:00 am - April 21 @ 5:00 pm

Conference advocating for Dalit rights and fighting against discrimination based on the caste system.

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1st Global Conference on Defending Dalit Rights

1st Global Conference on Defending Dalit Rights

March 19 @ 8:00 am - April 21 @ 5:00 pm

Conference advocating for Dalit rights and fighting against discrimination based on the caste system.

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