International Day against Nuclear Tests is observed on 29 August
The International Day Against Nuclear Tests is observed across every year across the world on 29 August to raise awareness about the effects of nuclear weapon test explosions or any other nuclear explosions.
Why it is observed?
To promote peace and security worldwide and calls for urgent need to prevent nuclear catastrophes to avert devastating effects on humankind, the environment, and the planet.
To highlight the urgent need for cessation of nuclear weapons as one of the means of achieving the goal of a nuclear-weapon-free world.