World Day of Social Justice 20th February

World Day of Social Justice 2022 Theme: Achieving Social Justice through Formal Employment.

World Day of Social Justice is celebrated annually all over the world on 20 February. The International Labour Organization unanimously adopted the ILO Declaration on Social Justice for a Fair Globalization on 10 June 2008.

Social justice is an underlying principle for peaceful and prosperous coexistence within and among nations.

History of the Days:

The International Labour Organization unanimously adopted the ILO Declaration on Social Justice for a Fair Globalization on 10 June 2008. 

This is the third major statement of principles and policies adopted by the International Labour Conference since the ILO’s Constitution of 1919.

It builds on the Philadelphia Declaration of 1944 and the Declaration on Fundamental Principles and Rights at Work of 1998.

The 2008 Declaration expresses the contemporary vision of the ILO’s mandate in the era of globalization.

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