International Day for Disaster Reduction

Today is the International Day for Disaster Reduction. Held annually on October 13th, this day aims to promote a culture of reducing disaster risks and raising awareness globally. On this day, we celebrate how communities around the world are reducing their exposure to disasters.

The theme for the 2017 campaign is Home Safe Home: Reducing Exposure, Reducing Displacement.

Photo credit: United Nations

Best wishes to all Disaster Risk Management and Climate Change Adaptation master’s students!


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