International Day of Remembrance and Tribute to the Victims of Terrorism is an observance sponsored by the United Nations. The day honors all victims of terrorism and emphasizes that these victims should have more attention. The UN states that victims of terrorism are often forgotten or not heard by the community. The organization aims to increase action and awareness towards addressing the needs of these victims. The observance occurs every year on August 21st.
International Day of Remembrance and Tribute to the Victims of Terrorism History