Question: International Migrants Day is observed on-
(a) 18th December
(b) 10th December
(c) 4th December
(d) 24th December
- International Migrants Day is observed globally on 18th December every year since its official establishment by the UN General Assembly in year 2000.
- This day celebrates the movement of migrants as well as their contribution to world development and raises awareness about the protection and safety of the migrants.
- To enhance the protection of refugees and migrants, a set of commitments called as New York Declaration was adopted on 19th September 2016 by United Nations General Assembly.