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Jan 21: Women's March - U.S. and Global
Jan 31: Bell Let's Talk Day - Canada
Feb 1-28: Black History Month - U.S./Canada
Feb 1-28: Junior Achievement Month - Canada
Feb 6: International Day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation - Global
Feb 12: Sexual and Reproductive Health Awareness Day - Canada (Canadian Federation for Sexual Health)
Feb 14: One Billion Rising - Global
Third Week of Feb: Scout-Guide Week - Canada (Scouts Canada & Girl Guides of Canada)
Feb 20: World Day of Social Justice - Global (U.N.)
Feb 28: Pink Shirt Day/Anti-Bullying Day - Canada
Mar 8: International Women's Day - Global
Mar 1-31: Women's History Month
Mar 21: International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination - Global
Mar 22: World Water Day - Global
April 1-31: Sexual Assault Awareness Month - Canada
April 1-31: Mandatory Pay Gap Reporting - U.K.
April 7: World Health Day - Global
Last week of April: National Victims of Crime Awareness Week - Canada (Justice Canada)
May 1-31: Asian Heritage Month - Canada (Citizenship and Immigration Canada)
May 1-31: International Doula Month - Global
May 1-31: Sexual Abuse/Assault Prevention Month - Ontario, Canada (Ontario Women's Directorate)
May 7: National Child and Youth Mental Health Day - Canada
May 7-13: Mental Health Week - Canada
May 14-20: National Women's Health Week - U.S.
May 16: International Day of Living Together in Peace - Global
May 21: World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development - Global
May 28: Ain't I a Woman Day - U.S.
June 1-31: LGBTQ Pride Month - U.S.
June 1-3: Women in Science
June 10: Equal Pay Act Anniversary - U.S.
June 12: World Day Against Child Labour - Global (U.N.)
June 19: International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict - Global
June 20: World Refugee Day - Global
June 21: National Aboriginal Day - Canada (Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada)
June 27: Canadian Multiculturalism Day - Canada (Canadian Heritage)
July 24: International Self-Care Day - Global
Aug 9: International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples - Global
Aug 12: International Youth Day - Global
Aug 18: National Women's Equality Day/Anniversary of the 19th Amendment - U.S.
Aug 26: Women's Equality Day - Canada
Aug 28: Anniversary of the Civil Rights March on Washington - U.S.
Sept 1-31: National Hispanic Heritage Month - Canada
Sept 19: 125th Anniversary of New Zealand Women Gaining the Vote - New Zealand
Sept 21: International Day of Peace - Global
Sept 27: National Women's Health and Fitness Day - U.S.
Oct 2: International Day of Non-Violence - Global
Oct 10: World Mental Health Day - Global
Oct 11: International Day of the Girl Child - Global
Oct 17: International Day of the Eradication of Poverty - Global (U.N.)
Oct 2-8: Women’s Sports Week - U.K.
Nov 1-31: Native American History Month - U.S.
Nov 1-31: Family Violence Prevention Month - Alberta, Canada
Nov 1-31: National Community Safety and Crime Prevention Campaign - Canada
Nov 1-31: Woman Abuse Prevention Month - Canada (Ministry of Citizenship)
Nov 20: Universal Children's Day - Global
Nov 25: International Day of the Elimination of Violence Against Women - Global
Nov 25 - Dec 10: 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence - Global (U.N.)
Nov 25 - Dec 6: White Ribbon Campaign (Men against Men's Violence Against Women) - Canada
Nov 29: International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People - Palestine/Global
Dec 1: World AIDS Day - Global
Dec 2: U.N. International Day for the Abolition of Slavery - Global
Dec 3: Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women - Canada (Status of Women Canada)
Dec 10: Human Rights Day - Global
Dec 18: International Migrants Day - Global