World Humanitarian Day is an international day dedicated to recognize humanitarian personnel and those who have lost their lives working for humanitarian causes. It was designated by the United Nations General Assembly as part of a Swedish-sponsored GA Resolution A/63/L.49 on the Strengthening of the Coordination of Emergency Assistance of the United Nations, and set as 19 August. It marks the day on which the then Special Representative of the Secretary-General to Iraq, Sérgio Vieira de Mello and 21 of his colleagues were killed in the bombing of the UN Headquarters in Baghdad.
World Humanitarian Day 2020 Quotes, Messages
If you can’t feed a hundred people, then feed just one. – Mother Teresa
Humanitarianism is an informal ideology of practice; it is “the doctrine that people’s duty is to promote human welfare.”
“Since the world has existed, there has been injustice. But it is one world, the more so as it becomes smaller, more accessible. There is just no question that there is more obligation that those who have should give to those who have nothing.”
World Humanitarian Day, a time to recognize aid workers who sacrifice their lives to help people affected by global crises.
World Humanitarian Day is an international day dedicated to recognize humanitarian personnel and those who have lost their lives working for humanitarian causes.
Those who are at war with others are not at peace with themselves.
“Help others without looking at race, background and religion. Help for the sake of humanity. You never know what can happen to you tomorrow or 5 years from now, you will need help and God will send someone to help you back, it could be the same person you helped.” – Hasan Al-Akraa
Together we can change the world, just one random act kindness can leave an indelible make on the life of a person. – Happy World Humanitarian Day 2020
“Humanitarian connected with helping people who are suffering and improving the conditions that they are living in.”
“Everyone can be a humanitarian. All It takes is one act to help someone else.”
In the end, We will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends. – Martin Luther King Jr.
“We were all humans first
until race disconnected us,
Religion separated us, Politics divided us and Wealth classified us”.
I am not religious I am a Humanist because human beings are more important than dogma and traditions.
No one is safe until everyone is safe.