International Friendship Day 2020

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The International Day of Friendship was launched in 2011 by the UN General Assembly with the idea that friendship between peoples, countries, cultures and individuals can inspire peace efforts and build bridges between communities.

On July 30, 2020, it is International Friendship Day, celebrate this year by appreciating your friends and reaching out during this difficult time. You can connect and stay close with your friends by:

  • having video calls through Zoom, FaceTime or WhatsApp
  • watching movies together with 3rd party extensions such as Netflix Party or Kast
  • The traditional phone call
  • And much more

For more information on International Day of Friendship, please visit