UN International Decades

2015–2024

International Decade for People of African Descent

2014–2024

United Nations Decade of Sustainable Energy for All

2011–2020

Decade of Action for Road Safety

 

2010-2020

United Nations Decade for Deserts and the Fight against Desertification

 

2008-2017

Second United Nations Decade for the Eradication of Poverty

2006-2016

Decade of Recovery and Sustainable Development of the Affected Regions
(third decade after the Chernobyl disaster)

2005-2015

International Decade for Action, “Water for Life”

2005-2014

United Nations Decade of Education for Sustainable Development

 

Second International Decade of the World’s Indigenous People

2003-2012

United Nations Literacy Decade: Education for All

 

2001-2010

International Decade for a Culture of Peace and Non-violence for the Children of the World

 

Decade to Roll Back Malaria in Developing Countries, Particularly in Africa

 

Second International Decade for the Eradication of Colonialism

 

1997–2006

Decade for The Eradication for Poverty

1995–2004

Decade for Human Rights Education

1994–2004

Decade of the World's Indigenous People

1993–2003

Third Decade to Combat Racism and Racial Discrimination

1991–2000

Second Industrial Development Decade for Africa

 

Second Transport and Communications Decade in Africa

 

United Nations Decade Against Drug Abuse

 

Fourth United Nations Development Decade

1990–2000

International Decade for the Eradification of Colonialism

1990–1999

United Nations Decade of International Law

 

International Decade for Natural Disaster Reduction

1990s

Third Disarmament Decade

1988–1997

World Decade for Cultural Development

1983–1993

Second Decade to Combat Racism and Racial Discrimination

1983–1992 

United Nations Decade for Disabled Persons

1981–1990

International Drinking Water Supply and Sanitation Decade

Third United Nations Development Decade

1980–1990

Second Disarmament Decade

1980s

Industrial Development Decade for Africa

1978–1988

Transport and Communications Decade for Africa

1976–1985

United Nations Decade for Women: Equality, Development and Peace

1973–1983

Decade to Combat Racism and Racial Discrimination

1971–1980

Second United Nations Development Decade

1970s

Disarmament Decade 

1960–1970

United Nations Development Decade