Bookmark Bookmark

WORLD CREATIVITY AND INNOVATION DAY OBSERVED

WORLD CREATIVITY AND INNOVATION DAY OBSERVED

Context

Every year, on April 21, the World Creativity and Innovation Day (#WCID) is celebrated.

Details

  • The 1st UN World Creativity and Innovation Day were celebrated on April 21, 2018.
  • The World Creativity and Innovation Week is seen from April 15-21.
  • The United Nations General Assembly adopted the resolution to celebrate the day on 27 April 2017. World Creativity and Innovation Day were founded on 25 May 2001 in Toronto, Canada.
  • The founder of the day was the Canadian Marci Segal, who was studying creativity in 1977 at the International Center for Studies in Creativity.
  • It is celebrated to bring issues to light about the significance of creativity and innovation in problem-solving and support creative multidisciplinary thinking at the individual and group levels.

You might be interested:

STATE OF THE GLOBAL CLIMATE 2020 REPORT RELEASED

STATE OF THE GLOBAL CLIMATE 2020 REPORT RELEASED Context Recently, the World Meteorological Organisation released the “State of the Global Climate 2020” report. Details 2011-2020 was t ...

2 months ago

One Liners of the Day, 21 April 2021

Important day In India, National Civil Services Day - 21 April. In India, Secretary's day or Administrative Professionals Day - 21 April. World Creativity and Innovation Day - 21 April. World Creativ ...

2 months ago

Daily News Digest:20 April 2021

ITALY LAUNCHED FIRST MEGA FOOD PARK IN GUJARAT Italy has launched its 1st-ever mega food park project in the Gujarat state of India. The pilot project named “The Mega Food Park” was launch ...

2 months ago

SULPHUR DIOXIDE EMISSIONS FROM VOLCANO REACHED INDIA

SULPHUR DIOXIDE EMISSIONS FROM VOLCANO REACHED INDIA Context The Sulphur Dioxide (SO2) emissions from a volcanic eruption in the Caribbean (La Soufriere Volcano) have reached India. Details About L ...

2 months ago

DHRUV MK III: ADVANCED LIGHT HELICOPTER COMMISSIONED

DHRUV MK III: ADVANCED LIGHT HELICOPTER COMMISSIONED Context Recently, the first unit of the indigenously built ALH (Advanced Light Helicopter) Dhruv Mk III aircraft, was commissioned into the Indian ...

2 months ago

SUPPORT CENTRE FOR ADITYA-L1

SUPPORT CENTRE FOR ADITYA-L1 Context ARIES facility (Aryabhata Research Institute for Observational Sciences) will host the support centre for Aditya-L1 mission, which is due to be launched next year ...

2 months ago

Provide your feedback on this article: