March 15 is Youth Day in Palau, a small island country in Micronesia.
It is a public work-free holiday in the Republic of Palau.
Youth Day is one of the most important holidays in Palau that focuses on celebrating the role of youth in shaping Palau government and society.
The holiday raises awareness about the importance of early integration of young people in public service which helps them become better decision-makers.
On the occasion of Youth Day, government offices and educational institutions are closed as it is a non-working day.