Current Affairs International - 3-4-5 December 2017

1. The International Day of Disabled Persons is observed on 3rd December.
2. World Soil Day is observed on 5th December.
3. Preet Didbal has been elected as the mayor of Yuba City in California.
4. British singer-songwriter Ellie Goulding has signed as a Global Goodwill Ambassador for UN Environment.
5. Mohamad Al Jounde, a 16-year-old Syrian refugee has won the International Children-s Peace Prize for building a school and providing education to hundreds of children who fled to Lebanon to escape the Syrian civil war.
6. Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has announced the creation of a new virtual currency in a bid to ease the country-s economic crisis.
7. Jamaica Prime Minister Andrew Holness has unveiled the statue of Usain Bolt at Independence Park as a tribute to the world-s greatest sprinter.
8. Getachew Besha from Ethiopia has won the Full Marathon with the timing of 2 hours, 15 minutes and 15 seconds.