World Habitat Day is celebrated every year on the first Monday of October. The special purpose of celebrating this day is to recognize the basic rights of human beings and to give adequate shelter. To take action at the grassroots level for betterment by ending poverty. To improve the condition of the country, the world, the towns. According to the need, every year the UN sets a new theme to promote development. So that any of the basic things can be fulfilled.
World Habitat Day is celebrated every year on the first Monday of October since 1986. It started with the passing of resolution 40/202 by the United Nations General Assembly in December 1985. The United Nations General Assembly declared the first Monday of October to be World Habitat Day.
Its main objective is to highlight the need for affordable, safe, affordable, and decent shelters for common people around the world. Along with this, in view of the problems of homelessness and rapidly increasing urbanization, it aims to make a plan to provide adequate shelter, good education, health, water, sanitation, job prospects, other basic services, etc.
This day is organized to promote the fundamental right to housing. The theme of this year's World Habitat Day is " Mind the Gap". Leave no one and place behind " has been kept.