17 June 2021 worldwide
World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought 2021

The World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought is observed on 17 June each year to promote public awareness of international efforts to combat desertification. 

The day offers a chance to recognize that land degradation neutrality is achievable through problem-solving, strong community involvement and co-operation at all levels.

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date: 17 June 2021
location: worldwide
www: https://www.un.org/en/observances/desertification-day