Thursday, 19 October 2017

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Let’s Celebrate Our Friends Together!

friends30 July marks the second International Day of Friendship, a day intended by the United Nations to strengthen understanding between peoples and cultures. To celebrate the day, our interns are inviting you to join their Facebook initiative.

What can you do?

1. On 30 July share the following Facebook status (for as many friends as you like):

The year you met a good friend + his/her nationality + the food you enjoy eating together.

For example: 2008 Indian sushi

2. Share this initiative with your friends and contacts in a private message.

3. Use the photo below as your Facebook cover photo for the day.

Happy friendship day!


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