International Year

Buzzwords The United Nations dedicates an entire calendar year to focus on particular topics or themes. Key Links http://www.un.org/en/sections/observances/international-years Questions How do people contribute or participate in an International Year? How are International Years proposed? How is an International Year evaluated? Embedded Tweets What should 2018 be the International Year of? — Alice Gorman (@drspacejunk) …

01 • January • Enero

Photo January 1 New Years Day January 6 Epiphany Epiphany_(holiday) Epiphany Reyes_Magos (Mexico) January 15 Wikipedia Day January 25 Robert Burns Day (Scotland) Robert_Burns January 26 Australia Day (Australia) http://www.australiaday.org.au – @OzDay http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Australia_Day http://www.australiaday.com.au http://www.upstart.net.au/2012/01/26/which-flag-are-you-waving-on-australia-day Floating Dates Third Monday in January Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (USA) #MLKDay mlk Wellington Anniversary Day is the Monday that falls closest to January 22 and is observed as …

Washington

Photo: Michael Matti, Snoqualmie Falls Washington is the Northwestern-most state of the contiguous United States. It is bordered to the north by the Canadian province of British Columbia, to the south by Oregon, to the east by Idaho and to the west by the Pacific Ocean. Nickname: The Evergreen State Wiki washington Planeta.com USA Seattle

Oregon

Photo: Darryl, Pam and Zach Oregon is located on the Pacific coast of the USA bordered by Washington to the north, California to the south, Nevada on the southeast and Idaho to the east. Wiki Oregon Planeta.com USA

Nebraska

Photo: USFWS Mountain-Prairie, Flock of Mallards Nebraska is bordered by South Dakota to the north; Iowa to the east and Missouri to the southeast, across the Missouri River; Kansas to the south; Colorado to the southwest; and Wyoming to the west. The state capitol is Lincoln. Wiki Nebraska Planeta.com USA

Iowa

Photo: H. Peter Jorgensen, Farmland Iowa is bordered by Minnesota to the north, Wisconsin and Illinois to the east, Nebraska and South Dakota to the west, and Missouri to the south. The state capital is Des Moines. Wiki Iowa Amana Colonies Planeta.com USA