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2017 Calendar Dates


With thanks mainly to the Joint Public Issues Team:
Baptists Together, The Methodist Church, Church of Scotland and United Reformed Church for collating and providing most of the following list. 
Please note some dates are To Be Confirmed (tbc).
Please check relevant website for the latest information, changes and updates: 

18 - 25 January    Week of Prayer for Christian Unity

22 January    Homeless Sunday     
27 January    Holocaust Memorial Day
29 January    World Leprosy Day
12 February    Racial Justice Sunday
26 February    Poverty Action Sunday
27 Feb - 12 March    Fairtrade Fortnight
3 March    Women’s World Day of Prayer
5 March    Tear Fund Sunday
?? March   tbc    Climate Week
8 March    International Women’s Day
25 March    UN International Day of Remembrance of Victims of Slavery and Transatlantic Slave Trade
9 April    Deir Yasin Day
28 April    International Workers’ Memorial Day
14 - 20 May    Christian Aid Week
4 June    Environment Sunday
19 - 25 June    Refugee Week  (England and Wales)
to be confirmed    Refugee Festival Scotland
26 June    International Day in Support of Victims of Torture
9 July    Sea Sunday
16 July  tbc    Disability Sunday
23 August    UNESCO International Day for Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition
1 Sept - 4 Oct    Creation Time  ;
10 September    Education Sunday  (England and Wales) 
17-23 September    World Week for Peace in Palestine and Israel
17 September    Peacemaking Sunday (UN International Day of Peace - 21 Sept)  
15 - 22 October     Week of Prayer for World Peace
15 October    Freedom Sunday  
8-14 October    Prisons Week (England and Wales)
23 - 29 October    One World Week
24 October    United Nations Day
tbc    Good Money Week  

31 October   Reformation Sunday 
12 November    Remembrance Sunday
12 - 19 Nov  tbc    Interfaith Week
19 November    World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims
19 November    International Day of Prayer for Persecuted Christians
19 - 26 Nov  tbc    Prisoners Week Scotland
25 Nov - 10 Dec    18 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence
1 December    World Aids Day
10 December    Human Rights Day  

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