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Diversity & Inclusion Calendar 2022

Make your workplace's calendar more inclusive by taking note of the diverse holidays, events and celebrations coming up in 2022. 

January

4th - World Braille Day

5th - Birthday of Guru Gobindh Singh (Sikhism)

16th - World Religion Day 

18th - Mahayana New Year (Buddhism)

27th - Holocaust Memorial Day

February

1-29th - LGBT+ History Month

1st - Chinese New Year

4th - Rosa Parks Day 

5th - Basant Panchami-Saraswati Puja (Hinduism)

14th - Valentine's Day
15th - Nirvana Day (Buddhism)
16th - Magha Puja Day (Buddhism)

March

8th - International Women's Day

14th - 20th - Neurodiversity Celebration Week

20th - Naw Rúz (New Year) – Bahai

31st - International Transgender Day of Visibility

April

2nd - Ramadan Begins

2nd - World Autism Awareness Day

2nd - Equal Pay Day

6th - International Asexuality Day

15th – 23th - Pesach (Passover) – Judaism

22nd -  Stephen Lawrence Day 

26th - Lesbian Visibility Day 

July

9th - Eid Al-Adha

30th - Al-Hijra/Muharram – New Year (Islam)

May

1st - Ramadan Ends

2nd - 3rd - Eid Al-Fit

4th – 9th - Deaf Awareness Week

9 – 15th - Mental Health Awareness Week 

17th - International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia

19th - Global Accessibility Awareness Day

June

1st- 30th - Pride Month

19th - Juneteenth

22nd - Windrush Day 

August

9th - International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples

18th-19th - Krishna Janmashtami (Hindu)

September

10th - World Suicide Prevention Day 

17th - Colour Blind Awareness Day 

18th - International Equal Pay Day 

21st - World Alzheimer’s Day

23rd - Bi Visibility Day

25th - World Deaf Day

26th September - 2nd October - UK National Inclusion Week 

October

6th - World Cerebral Palsy Day

10th - World Mental Health Day 

18th - World Menopause Day

19th - International Pronouns Day

20th - Birth of the Guru Granth (Sikh Holy Day)

26th - Intersex Awareness Day 

31st - Halloween 

November

1st - Start of Movember

2nd - National Stress Awareness Day

8th - Intersex Day of Solidarity

18th November - 18th December - Disability History Month 

19th - International Men’s Day

20th - Transgender Day of Remembrance

24th - Thanksgiving

25th - International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women

December

1st - World Aids Day  

3rd - International Day for People with Disabilities  

18th - Hanukkah begins at sunset (Jewish)

21st - Yule Winter Solstice (Pagan)

25th - Christmas (Christian)
26th - Kwanzaa begins