For the Charity Foundation “Lona", which has been operating in the Republic of Tajikistan since 2009, it has already become a tradition to organize various cultural and entertainment events for children with cancer  and patients of the Burn disease Department of the Capital's clinical Hospital No. 3 on official and national holidays.
In particular, every year, the International Children's Day is celebrated with a special celebration. In this context, a festive event was organized today  under the patronage of the "Lona"  Foundation in order to create a favorable psychological environment and entertainment for patients of the Department of Pediatric Oncology of the State Institution “Republican Cancer Research Center” of the Ministry of Health and Social Protection of the Population of the Republic of Tajikistan.  
 
During the event the history and essence of this holiday were explained to the participants in an accessible form, then a attractive concert program was organized and  a festive table was set and gifts were distributed to all the children. Also the winners of the contest of young artists among the young patients  of the mentioned  Cancer Center were also announced.
It should be noted that such a festive event was also organized for patients of the Burn desiese Department of the Capital clinical Hospital No. 3.
Concerning the history of the holiday, it should be metioned that it is one of the oldest international holidays, which is celebrated all over the world since 1950. The decision to hold it was made by the International Democratic Federation of Women at a special session in November 1949.
Children's Day is an international day because dedicated celebrations  are organized in dozens of countries around the world. It is noteworthy that this holiday has its own flag, which is a green canvas. On it, around the symbol of the Earth, there are five colorful schematic little men.
Taking this opportunity, the  Charitable Foundation “Lona"  congratulates all the children of the world on the occasion of the International Children's Day, wishing them a peaceful sky, happiness and good health.