September 15 – International Day of Democracy

Democracy as a political system, based on free and equal participation of all legally capable citizens in government of a state, on the realization of political will of the majority with steady observance of the rights of minorities, on the rule of law and the observance of human rights, is one of the most important achievements of the civilization


October 29, 2017

November 16 – The International Day for Tolerance

The modern world amazes with the variety of cultures, religions, traditions, views, and values. The intensive moving on a global scale of great mass of people – the bearers of this variety – makes a dialogue, mutual understanding, openness to novelties the necessary conditions for existence of humanity on the whole and of a person particularly. The main quality that should be developed by the current and future populations in order to ensure the realization of these conditions is the tolerance to otherness, to other traditions, beliefs and ideas expanding our cultural horizon.