United Nations Day: Messages, Quotes & Greetings,Date, Theme, History and Significance

 United Nations Day 2020 - Date and Theme: The United Nations officially came into existence on October 24, 1945. The UN Charter also came into effect from October 24, 1945. Hence, the United Nations Day is observed on October 24. 24 October has been celebrated as United Nations Day since 1948. To commemorate the 75 years of the United Nations, members state held a high-level event on September 21 under the theme "The future we want, the United Nations we need: reaffirming our collective commitment to multilateralism". 

United Nations Day 2020 - History and Significance of The Observance:

Representatives of 50 countries, including the five permanent members of the Security Council, signed the UN Charter on June 26, 1945. With the ratification of this founding document, the United Nations officially came into being on October 24, 1945. The UN, an intergovernmental organization, was formed with several objectives such as to maintain international peace and security, develop friendly relations among nations and encourage international cooperation in various fields.

United Nations Day History

United Nations Day celebrates the anniversary of the ratification of the United Nations Charter which occurred on October 24, 1945. The United Nations is an international organization engaged in the diplomatic and peaceful communication between the countries of the world. The organization oversees issues like human rights, international security, political freedoms and democracy with an end goal of achieving of world peace.

The UN Charter was officially signed on June 26th, 1945 but it could not come into existence until the signatory states had ratified it and deposited notification to the effect with the US Department of State. This occurred on October 24th, 1945. The organization's Charter has now been ratified by most countries in the world. The United Nations is a global organization with six official languages, English, French, Spanish, Russian, Chinese and Arabic. United Nations Day is observed on October 24th each year.

1. There's no greater challenge and there is no greater honour than to be in public service. (Condoleezza Rice)

2. The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others. (Mahatma Gandhi)

3. Only a life lived for others is a life worthwhile. (Albert Einstein)

4. There is no higher religion than human service. To work for the common good is the greatest creed. (Woodrow Wilson)

5. Everyone can be great, because everyone can serve. (Martin Luther King, Jr.)

6. Service to others is the rent you pay for your room here on earth. (Muhammad Ali)

7. Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it's the only thing that ever has. (Margaret Mead)

8. If you make the choice to serve the public, public service, then serve the public, not yourself. (Jack Abramoff)

9. He who wished to secure the good of others, has already secured his own. (Confucius)

10. I think there's no higher calling in terms of a career than public service, which is a chance to make a difference in people's lives and improve the world. (Jacob Lew)

United Nations Day Which You Can Share On Your Social Media Profile.

  • _Let’s remember all the achievements of the United Nations as it strives to make the world a better place. Happy United Nations Day!
  • _The global climate is changing drastically and all we can do is chase the change with its remedies as fast as we can. Here’s to never giving up on the world. Happy United Nations Day!
  • _How can we live in peace when we know our brothers and sisters are being treated cruelly and are being deprived of their basic human rights? Let’s take a vow to never turn blind to cruelty and injustice. Happy United Nations Day!
  • _Poverty is one of the major issues that the United Nations hope to eradicate. Can we be brave and human enough to feed that one hungry kid that sleeps down the street? Long live humanity and long live the United Nations!
  • _Let’s take a pledge to repair the broken, to cure the injured, to uplift the downtrodden, to fix the damaged and to make the world a better place to live as united nations. Happy United Nations Day everybody!
  • _With the rise in terrorism and the rise in distrust among people, all the best we can do is to have faith in humanity and be kind to one another so that we realize that we are in the fight together. Happy United Nations Day to all!
  • _Despite the obstacles, the United Nations never give up. Here’s to being inspired by their dedication to making the world a better place to live. Happy United Nations Day!
  • _The 24th of October is just around the corner. Let’s remember the organization of the United Nations that was formed on this day to promote peace and harmony among all the nations of the world. Happy United Nations Day!
  • _Don’t shy away from distributing your old ragged clothes to those needy people on the streets. The world needs more kindness. Here’s wishing everybody a Happy United Nations Day and celebrating its achievements.
  • _Let us thank the United Nations for promoting gender equality and striving to empower women. Happy United Nations Day!
  • _You can help the UN in achieving its goals by helping yourself and your neighborhood by keeping it clean to stop the breeding of mosquitoes to eradicate malaria. Here’s to cheering for a healthier Earth and wishing everyone a Happy United Nations Day!
  • _The UN was born from the ashes of destruction and has been striving to save the world and its newer generations from more wars. Let’s be glad that it exists to watch over the planet. Happy United Nations Day!
  • _Do you know that one of the goals of the UN is to fight diseases like HIV, AIDS, dengue, malaria and other diseases? So if you are helping spread awareness about these diseases, then you are already helping the UN. Keep up the good job and we wish you a Happy United Nations Day!
  • _Do you know that you can donate your old books to underprivileged kids? Congratulations if you have already thought about doing it. Spread kindness and humanity and wish everyone a  Happy United Nations Day!
  • _One of the goals of the UN is to bridge the gap among different sections of the people of the society.Here’s to remembering its goals and celebrating its success. Happy United Nations Day!
  • _The UN exists to improve the lives of the people who are treated unfairly across the globe. We respect and honor its services and wish everybody a Happy United Nations Day!
  • _Thanks to the UN, we have an organization that reminds us that all the nations of the world are united in the battle against terrorism and the quest to find peace. Happy United Nations Day!
  • _Happy United Nations Day to all the officials of the UN who work tirelessly for the betterment of the living conditions of the underprivileged people in the world.
  • _The United Nations comprises almost all the nations of the world which shows us that all people from all parts of the world are equally important and have equal rights. Here’s to celebrating equality and wishing everybody a Happy United Nations Day!
  • _Everything that exists has flaws. Despite that, the United Nations is most likely the best forum to bring all the nations together in times of crisis and solving it. Let us all pray that continues to serve the world and wish all a Happy United Nations Day!
  • _The 24th of October is here and let’s all wish the United Nations continues to save the world and prevent wars. Happy United Nations Day!
  • _The United Nations Day is a great reminder of why the UN was created in the first place. Let us honor the achievements of the UN and promote humanity.Happy United Nations Day!
  • _The basic idea behind the existence of the UN is to secure a good life for th hiie upcoming generations. Wishing it all the best and a very Happy United Nations Day!
  • _Humanity and kindness are the two rare qualities that need to be appreciated more. The organization that resonates with these two qualities are The United Nations. Happy United Nations Day!
  • _Fighting injustice and dealing with corruption is just another function of one of the pillars of the  United Nations. While we do not appreciate the existence of the UN much throughout the year, let’s celebrate its achievements and wish everyone Happy United Nations Day on this 24th of October.

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