20 World Religion Day

27 Holocaust Memorial Day

27- 3 February Poverty and Homelessness Action Week (UK)

1 Unicef Day for Change

4-10 World Orphans Week

25 -09 March Fair Trade fortnight

1-30 Veggie Month

2 National Childrens Day (New Zealand)

8 International Womens Day

20 Earth Day

21 World Poetry Day

21 International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

22 World Day for water

7 World Health Day

21-27 Global Campaign for Education Week

Turn off TV week

3 World Press Freedom Day

10 World Fair Trade Day

15 International Day of Families

19-25 National Vegetarian Week

21 World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development

1 International Children's Day

4 International Day of Innocent Children Victims of Aggression

5 World Environment Day

12 World Day Against Child Labour

14-22 National Bike Week

20 World Refugee Day

26 International Day in Support of Victims of Torture

7 International Day of Co-operatives

7-9th G8 Summit, Japan

11 World Population Day

1-7 World Breast Feeding Week

9 International Day for the Worlds Indigenous people

12 International Literacy Day

19 International Talk like a Pirate Day

21 International Day of Peace

22 World Car Free Day

2 International Day of Non Violence

5 Word Teachers Day

6 Word Habitat Day

8 International Day for Disaster Reduction

9 World Sight Day

16 World Food Day

17 International Day for the Eradication of Poverty/
Stand Up and Speak out against poverty Day

24 World Development Information Day

6 International Day for Preventing the Exploitation of the Environment in War and Armed Conflict

19 World Toilet Day

20 Universal Childrens Day

22 Buy Nothing Day

25 International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women

1 World Aids Day

2 International Day for the Abolition of Slavery

5 International Volunteer Day for Economic and Social Development

10 Human Rights Day

International Migrants Dayे

If you have any important social justice dates for the Social Action Calendar 2008 please leave a comment!