National Family Month is celebrated every year from
Mother's Day through Father's Day.
May 15th is the United Nations International Day of Families.
2022 Theme: Families and Urbanization
Urbanization is one of the most important megatrends shaping our world and the life and well-being of families worldwide.
Sustainable urbanization is related to the achievement of several Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and targets, such as SDG-1 (Poverty eradication); SDG-3 (Good health and well-being); SDG-11 (Make cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient, and sustainable); and SDG-10 (Reduce inequality within and among countries). These SDGs and their targets depending on how well urbanization is managed towards benefitting families and enhancing the well-being of all generations living in cities.
This year’s theme, "Families and Urbanization", aims to raise awareness of the importance of sustainable, family-friendly urban policies.
International Day of Families,
The Family Meal, a Tradition Celebrated Worldwide