Event Date: 29 May 18 :: Past Event
UNITED NATIONS PEACEKEEPERS DAY
Meenakshi Public School , Sector10-A Gurugram paid tribute to the contributions of uniformed and civilian personnel of the United Nations Peacekeepers Organization on 29 May 2018 in the school premises. A number of activities were organized to mark the day. The theme for the 2018 International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers is “70 Years of Service and Sacrifice’’. Keeping in sync with the theme, the students remembered more than 3,700 peacekeepers who have lost their lives serving under the UN flag since 1948, including 129 who died last year. The students pledged and carried forward the work done by UN Peacekeepers of maintaining the school park with the gardeners .In his address for the celebration of the International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers, Mr Sanjay Jha, Head of the Department of Social Sciences told that the joy of serving and of sacrificing oneself for peace among nations that is seen in peacekeepers should not only be the duty for each but a culture for all.