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International Day of Peace
September 21, 2022 @ 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Every year around September 21st, the International Sonoran Desert Alliance, in collaboration with the local school district, businesses, civic organizations, and partners in Mexico and on the Tohono O’odham Nation, holds its annual International Day of Peace celebration in Ajo, AZ. The United Nations General Assembly in 1981 passed resolution 36/67 declaring an International Day of Peace; in 2001 it declared September 21st of each year the official date for international celebration and observation.