In this series of articles, we would like to provide insight into the global development agenda. We mark important global events throughout the upcoming month of April which focus on development in countries all over the world.The importance of commemoration days about global eventsIn the world we live in today, information about global and local events spread through social media and the Internet at an equally rapid speed. The inevitable outcome is more and more voices which can be heard, acknowledged and acted upon. People get informed and through this, triggered to respond to calamities and issues that occur in different locations all over the world, even at the most remote places. Our minds pick up new information every day from various sources, this invaluable information should be put into perspective, lest its meaningless. We must ensure that commendable achievements accomplished throughout history are not overlooked or forgotten. Listed below are commemorative days in the coming month April which help remind us of important humanitarian issues and accomplishments.