15 December – Tea Day

 

Tea Day - Elizabeth PlaceThe tea industry provides millions of people around the world with cups of tea in the morning. One of the biggest producers of tea, India, recognises the importance of tea in its communities and as a commodity for commerce.

However, much of the working conditions for those within the tea industry still need much improvement. If you think this holiday was about drinking tea, well think again! International Tea Day is all about the tea workers and bringing civil rights into action.

(Source: daysoftheyear.com)