Events Calendar

February 2013

DATE

EVENT

 

 

February 2

World Wetlands Day

 

 

February 4

World Cancer Day

 

 

February 14

State of the Nation Address

 

 

February 15

Healthy Lifestyles Awareness Day

 

 

February 20

World Day of Social Justice

 

 

February 21

State of the Province Address

 

 

February 27

National Budget Speech

 

March 2013

 

DATE

EVENT

 

 

March 4 – 8

School Health Week

 

 

March 6

Provincial Budget Speech

 

 

March 8

International Women’s Day

 

 

March 9

Commonwealth Day

 

 

March 14

FS Legislature sitting:  General Debate on Appropriation Bill & Tabling of Annual Performance Plans

Community Development Worker Conference, Gauteng

 

 

March 15

FS Legislature sitting:  Debate on Budget Votes of the Departments of Health and Provincial Treasury (Reddersburg)

World Consumer Rights Day

Community Development Worker Conference, Gauteng

 

 

March 18

FS Legislature sitting:  Debate on Budget Vote of the Department of the Premier (Vredefort)

8th Annual Broadband Summit, Jhb

National Water Week

 

 

March 19

FS Legislature sitting:  Debate on Budget Vote of the Department of Cooperative Governance, Traditional Affairs & Human Settlements  (Viljoenskroon)

8th Annual Broadband Summit, Jhb

National Water Week

 

 

March 20

FS Legislature sitting:  Debate on Budget Votes of the Departments of Sport, Arts, Culture & Recreation & Social Development (Hoopstad)

World Head Injury Day

National Water Week

 

 

 

 

DATE

EVENT

 

 

March 21

Human Rights Day

International Day for Elimination of Discrimination

World Down Syndrome Day

National Water Week

World Poetry Day

 

 

March 22

FS Legislature sitting:  Debate on Budget Vote of the Department of Public Works (Allanridge)

National Water Week

 

 

March 23

World Meteorological Day

 

 

March 24

World TB Day

 

 

March 25

FS Legislature sitting:  Debate on Budget Votes of the Departments of Police, Roads and Transport & Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs (Ventersburg)

 

 

March 26

FS Legislature sitting:  Debate on Budget Votes of the Departments of Education & Agriculture and Rural Development (Marquard)

 

 

March 27

FS Legislature sitting:  Committee Stage & Third Reading, Appropriation Bill (Clocolan)

 

 

March 29

Good Friday

 

 

March 30

Easter Weekend

 

 

March 31

Easter Weekend

 

 

April 2013

 

DATE

EVENT

 

 

April 1

Family Day

 

 

April 7

World Health Day

 

 

April 22

International Earth Day

 

 

April 23

World Book & Copyright Day

 

 

April 25

World Malaria Day

 

 

April 26

World Intellectual Property Day

 

 

April 27

Freedom Day

 

 

April 28

World Day for Safety & Health at Work

 

 

April 29

National Polio (1st Round) and Measles Immunisation Campaign

 

 

April 30

National Polio (1st Round) and Measles Immunisation Campaign

 

May 2013

 

DATE

EVENT

 

 

May 1

Workers’ Day

 

 

May 1 – 17

National Polio (1st Round) and Measles Immunisation Campaign

 

 

May 3

World Press Freedom Day

 

 

May 8

International Red Cross & Red Crescent Day

 

 

May 10

World Move for Health Day

 

 

May 12

International Nurses Day

 

 

May 17

World Telecommunication & Information Society Day

 

 

May 18

International Museum Day

 

 

May 19

AIDS Candlelight Memorial Day

 

 

May 25

Africa Day

 

 

May 27 – 31

Child Protection Week

 

 

May 28

International Day of Action for Women’s Health

 

June 2013

DATE

EVENT

 

 

June 1 – 2

Child Protection Week

 

 

June 2

International Cancer Survivors Day

 

 

June 5

World Environment Day

 

 

June 8

World Oceans Day

 

 

June 12

World Day against Child Labour

 

 

June 14

World Blood Donor Day

 

 

June 15

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

 

 

June 16

National Youth Day & Day of the African Child

 

 

June 17 – 21

National Epilepsy Week

National Polio (2nd Round) Immunisation Campaign

 

 

June 18 – 21

6th SA AIDS Conference, Durban

 

 

June 22

Africa Public Service Day

 

 

June 24 – 28

National Youth Health Indaba

 

 

June 26

International Day against Drug Abuse & Illicit Trafficking

 

July 2013

DATE

EVENT

 

 

July 11

World Population Day

 

 

July 18

International Day of Nelson Mandela

 

 

July 28

World Hepatitis Day

 

 

July 29 – 31

National Science Week

 

August 2013

DATE

EVENT

 

 

August 1 – 2

National Science Week

 

 

August 1 – 6

World Breastfeeding Week

 

 

August 9

National Women’s Day

 

 

August 12

International Youth Day

 

 

August 26 – 31

African Traditional Medicine Week

 

 

August 28 – 31

59th Commonwealth Parliamentary Association Conference: 28 August – 06 September 2013

 

September 2013

DATE

EVENT

 

 

September 1 – 6

59th Commonwealth Parliamentary Association Conference: 28 August – 06 September 2013

Pharmacy Week

 

 

September 8

International Literacy Day

 

 

September 12

World Oral Health Day

 

 

September 20

International Day of Peace

 

 

September 24

Heritage Day

 

 

September 26

World Environmental Health Day

 

 

September 29

World Health Day

 

October 2013

DATE

EVENT

 

 

October 1

International Day for Older Persons

 

 

October 5

World Teachers Day

 

 

October 9

International Day for Disaster Reduction

 

 

October 10

World Mental Health Day

World Sight Day

 

 

October 15

World Rural Women’s Day

 

 

October 16

World Food Day

World Spine Day

 

 

October 17

International Day for the eradication of poverty

World Trauma Day

 

 

October 24

World Polio Day

 

 

October 30

Commemoration of African Food and Nutrition Security Day

 

November 2013

DATE

EVENT

 

 

November 2

National Children’s Day

 

 

November 11

SADC Malaria Day

 

 

November 14

World Diabetes Day

 

 

November 15

International Day for Tolerance

 

 

November 16

World Remembrance Day for Victims of Road Accidents

 

 

November 20

Africa Industrialization Day

 

 

November 25 – 30

16 Days of Activism of “No violence against women and children”

 

December 2013

DATE

EVENT

 

 

December 1

World AIDS Day

 

 

December 1 – 10

16 Days of Activism of “No violence against women and children”

 

 

December 3

International Day for Persons with Disabilities

 

 

December 9

International Anti-Corruption Day

 

December 10

International Human Rights Day

 

 

December 16

Day of Reconciliation

 

 

December 25

Christmas Day

 

 

December 26

Day of Goodwill