The International Children's Day (ICD) is celebrated in numerous countries, usually (but not always) on June 1 each year.
The ICD ha郑州治疗癫痫病医院哪家好d its origin in the World Conference for the Wellbeing of Children in Geneva, Switzerland in 1925. It is not clear as to why June 1 was chosen as the ICD: one theory has it that the Chinese consul-general in San Francisco (USA) gathered a number of Chinese orphans to cele女性癫痫的诊断及治疗进展brate the Dragon Boat Festival in 1925, which happened to be on June 1 that year, and also coincided with the conference in Geneva.
June 1 has since been observed as the ICD by numerous countries, especially by Communist countries; in the Western world the IC北京哪个医院治癫痫的效果好D is usually celebrated on other days of the year (if at all), and there is often little public awareness about these celebrations. (See the section on Germany below for further discussions.) Consequently there is sometimes a misperception that June 1 as the ICD was a Com哈尔滨市癫痫专科医院有哪些munist invention. Nonetheless, in recent years even some groups within the United States started observing the ICD on June 1.