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Djibouti : complete schedule of public and bank holidays, closure of banks and stock exchanges, school vacations, trade fairs, cultural and sporting events, festivals, carnivals, election during the next 3 months


Currency: Franc (DJF)
Internet domain: .dj - Telephone code: +253 - International dialing code: 00- GMT offset: +3 (DST: no)
Weekend: Friday

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Saturday January 1, 2022New Year's DaySecular holiday
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Wednesday January 5, 2022Christmas holidays (end)School holidays
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Thursday February 24, 2022Mid-term holiday (beginning)School holidays
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Monday February 28, 2022Isra and Mi'rajMuslim, Sufi
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Saturday March 12, 2022Mid-term holiday (end)School holidays
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Sunday April 3, 2022Start of Ramadan (may be changed to the nearest day)cards/flowers
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Thursday April 28, 2022Spring holiday (beginning)School holidays
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Saturday April 30, 2022Ramadan holiday (end)School holidays
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Sunday May 1, 2022Labor Day/May DaySecular holiday
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Monday May 2, 2022End of Ramadan (may be changed to the nearest day)Muslim, Sufi
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Tuesday May 3, 2022End of Ramadan (may be changed to the nearest day)Muslim, Sufi
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Sunday May 15, 2022Spring holiday (end)School holidays
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Monday June 27, 2022Independence DayNational Day
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Tuesday June 28, 2022Independence DayNational Day
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Thursday June 30, 2022Summer holiday (beginning)School holidays
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Friday July 8, 2022Al Waqfa DayMuslim, Sufi
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Saturday July 9, 2022Eid-ul-Adha - Feast of the Sacrifice (may be changed to the nearest day)Muslim, Sufi
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Sunday July 10, 2022Eid-ul-Adha - Sacrifice Day - Tabaski - Id-el-Kabir (may be changed to the nearest day)Muslim, Sufi
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Saturday July 30, 2022El am Hejir New Year (may be changed to the nearest day)Muslim, Sufi
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New Year's Day

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Saturday January 1, 2022
Secular holiday : The world's most widely celebrated holiday, New Years was set on January 1 by Julius Caesar because that was the date the Roman consuls took over their duties. Paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday

Christmas holidays (end)

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Wednesday January 5, 2022
School holidays : Information provided by the Lycée français de Djibouti
https://www.lfdjibouti.net/
Schooling is mandatory till age 14
About 70% of the total population and 85% of women are not literate
schools close on Friday & Saturday
school uniforms not required

Dates are confirmed till July 2022

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Mid-term holiday (beginning)

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Thursday February 24, 2022
School holidays :

Isra and Mi'raj

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Monday February 28, 2022
Muslim, Sufi : Mohammed was taken to heaven by his horse Bouraq. This event took place from the rock protected by the Omar mosk dome.

Mid-term holiday (end)

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Saturday March 12, 2022
School holidays :

Start of Ramadan (may be changed to the nearest day)

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Sunday April 3, 2022
cards/flowers :

Spring holiday (beginning)

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Thursday April 28, 2022
School holidays :

Ramadan holiday (end)

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Saturday April 30, 2022
School holidays :

Labor Day/May Day

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Sunday May 1, 2022
Secular holiday : Chicago, Saturday May 1st, 1886: 350,000 workers go on strike to call for an 8-hour working day. Industries are paralyzed nationwide. On Monday, as demonstrations go on, the police open fire. On Tuesday, Chicago is again on strike. Following a bomb launched against them, the police shoot again. 12 dead, of which 7 policemen. 8 anarchists will be condemned and executed. In 1889, the Socialist International Movement met in Paris and declared this day international workers' day . The Soviets will follow suit, just as the Nazis. In France, under the Vichy regime (1940-1944), the celebration is renamed Labour Day .

End of Ramadan (may be changed to the nearest day)

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Monday May 2, 2022
Muslim, Sufi : Eid al-Fitr literally means the Festival of Breaking the Fast

End of Ramadan (may be changed to the nearest day)

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Tuesday May 3, 2022
Muslim, Sufi : Eid al-Fitr literally means the Festival of Breaking the Fast

Spring holiday (end)

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Sunday May 15, 2022
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Independence Day

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Monday June 27, 2022
Secular holiday : Granted by the French in 1977

Independence Day

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Tuesday June 28, 2022
Secular holiday : Granted by the French in 1977

Summer holiday (beginning)

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Thursday June 30, 2022
School holidays :

Al Waqfa Day

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Friday July 8, 2022
Muslim, Sufi :

Eid-ul-Adha - Feast of the Sacrifice (may be changed to the nearest day)

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Saturday July 9, 2022
Muslim, Sufi :

Eid-ul-Adha - Sacrifice Day - Tabaski - Id-el-Kabir (may be changed to the nearest day)

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Sunday July 10, 2022
Muslim, Sufi : The second main celebration of Islam. It celebrates Abraham's willingness to sacrifice his son in obedience to God. Muslims make their annual pilgrimage, or the Hajj , to Makkah (Mecca) in Saudi Arabia. Paid holiday when falling on Friday or Saturday

El am Hejir New Year (may be changed to the nearest day)

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Saturday July 30, 2022
Muslim, Sufi : The event where Muhammad fled Mecca with a small group of followers to go to Medina (Yathrib) in the year 622 A.D., under mounting hostility towards Muhammad.