Wednesday, June 1, 2016
Global Day of Parents
All parents no matter race, religion, culture, or nationality love their children. They play many roles in life including primary caregivers, teachers and responsible for having their children lead a happy fulfilling and productive life. Parents are the anchors of the family and the foundation of our communities and societies.
Global Day of Parents is a day observed on the first of June every year. Proclaimed by the UN in 2012 it honors parents around the world. It provides an opportunity to appreciate all parents and their selfless commitment to children. The lifelong sacrifices that parents offer their children as they nurture the relationship.
The U.N believes that the family has the primary responsibility to nurture and protect children. Children should grow up in a happy family that develops their personality and provides an environment that offers happiness, love and understanding.