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61. 

World Fisheries Day is celebrated on which date?

A. 19th November
B. 20th November
C. 21st November
D. 22nd November

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

World Fisheries Day is celebrated on 21 November every year. The day aims to highlight the importance of healthy ocean ecosystems. It also ensures the sustainable stocks of fisheries in the world.

62. 

World Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Day in 2019 is observed on which date?

A. November 19
B. November 20
C. November 21
D. November 22

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

The WHO (World Health Organization) and Global Initiative for Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease (GOLD) organizes World COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) Day on the third Wednesday of November every year. It was first launched in 1997 by WHO, GOLD and other institutes in the US. Theme: All Together to End COPD.

63. 

International Men's Day is celebrated on which date?

A. November 15
B. November 20
C. November 19
D. November 18

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

International Men's Day is an annual international event celebrated on 19 November. The objectives of celebrating an International Men's Day are set out in "The Six Pillars of International Men's Day".

64. 

The United Nations' (UN) Universal Children's Day is celebrated on which date?

A. November 15
B. November 17
C. November 19
D. November 20

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

The United Nations' (UN) Universal Children's Day, which was established in 1954, is celebrated on November 20 each year to promote international togetherness and awareness among children worldwide.

65. 

Women's Entrepreneurship Day (WED) 2019 is celebrated on which date?

A. November 17
B. November 18
C. November 19
D. November 16

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Women's Entrepreneurship Day (WED) is a day on which the work of women entrepreneurs is observed and discussed, held on the nineteenth of November of each year. The inaugural event was held in New York City at the United Nations, with additional events being held simultaneously in several other countries.