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May 2017

Dementia Awareness Week Scotland

May 29 - June 4
Dementia Awareness Week 2017

This year (2017) Dementia Awareness Week Scotland runs from the 29th may - 4th June Alzheimer Scotland - Action on Dementia: Dementia Awareness Week 2017

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June 2017

Gypsy, Roma & Travellers History Month

June 1 - June 30
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Gypsy, Roma and Traveller History Month celebrates Gypsy, Roma and Traveller culture and history by tackling the negative stereotyping and prejudices that dominate the media. GRT History Month aims to challenge narratives that erase the impact that Gypsy, Roma and Traveller people have had on British history.

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World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

June 15
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UN Observance: World Elder Abuse Awareness Day  

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International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict

June 19
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UN Observances: International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict

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World Refugee Day

June 20
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The aims of World Refugee Day are to ensure every refugee child gets an education, that every refugee family has somewhere safe to live, and that every refugee can work or learn new skills to make a positive contribution to their community.

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Refugee Festival Scotland 2017

June 20 - July 2

"Coordinated by Scottish Refugee Council, Refugee Festival Scotland is an annual Scotland-wide programme of arts, cultural, educational, heritage and sport events that brings refugee and local communities across Scotland together. Connect Refugee Festival Scotland celebrates the contribution refugees make to our rich cultural life in Scotland and the welcome offered by local people. This year we are using the theme Connect to encourage people from all walks of Scottish society to connect with people who have come here seeking refugee protection.…

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International Day in Support of Victims of Torture

June 26
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UN Observance: International Day in Support of Victims of Torture

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July 2017

World Day Against Trafficking in Persons

July 30
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A day dedicated to raising awareness of human trafficking. Human trafficking is a crime that exploits women, children and men for numerous purposes including forced labour and sex. The International Labour Organization estimates that 21 million people are victims of forced labour globally. While it is not known how many of these victims were trafficked, the estimate implies that currently, there are millions of trafficking in persons victims in the world.

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August 2017

Roma Genocide Remembrance Day

August 2
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A day in remembrance of the 2,897 Roma people killed in Auschwitz on 2 August 1944.

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International Day of the World’s Indigenous People

August 9
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Every year the 9 August is commemorated as the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples. The day is celebrated with special events around the world.

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