World Rivers Day

World Rivers Day is a day celebrated annually on the fourth Sunday in September to raise awareness about the importance of rivers and to promote efforts to conserve and protect them.

The day was first established in 2005 by the Riverkeeper organization as a way to celebrate the beauty and importance of rivers and to promote their conservation and protection. World Rivers Day is celebrated in countries around the world, with events and activities organized to raise awareness about the importance of rivers and the role they play in our lives. The day is an opportunity to recognize the progress that has been made in improving the health of rivers and to renew efforts to ensure that they are protected and conserved for future generations.


Sep 24 2023


12:00 am - 12:00 pm


Special Days

Promoting Peace

“Rotary promotes intercultural understanding. As we support refugees who have escaped unsafe locations, we also train adults and young leaders to prevent and mediate violence.”

Fighting Disease

“We are committed to eradicating polio for good. In order to prevent additional diseases and increase access to healthcare, we also empower and educate local populations.”

Providing Clean Water

“Every day, we work to expand access to sustainable clean water, sanitation, and hygiene. We don’t merely construct wells and disappear.”

Saving Mothers & Children

“We increase access to affordable, high-quality healthcare, sanitation, education, and employment opportunities to improve the health and well-being of mothers and their offspring.”

Supporting Education

Our mission is to enhance adult literacy, decrease gender disparities in education, and strengthen community capacity to support basic education and literacy.

Growing Local Economies

We conduct charitable endeavors that promote societal and economic growth and chances for young and old people to engage in respectable and worthwhile employment.

Protecting the Environment

We pledge to support initiatives that increase the preservation and protection of natural resources, advance ecological sustainability, and promote harmony between human communities and the environment.