Across the globe, the World Water Day is being celebrated today, March 22. On the occasion of the observance the UN stated "Water is the essential building block of life. But it is more than just essential to quench thirst or protect health; water is vital for creating jobs and supporting economic, social, and human development."
On the occasion of International Nowruz Day celebrated on March 21, Irina Bokova, Director-General of UNESCO in her released message stated, "At a time when violent extremism seeks to destroy diversity and freedoms, Nowruz is a reminder of the power of culture and heritage to build resilient and sustainable societies."
The poets and lovers of poetry across the world are celebrating the World Poetry Day today (March 22) by organising special events dedicated to poetry recitation, creating poems and organising talks on use of poetry as a creative language art which is effective in developing emotional and verbal intelligence.