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UN World Tsunami Awareness Day in Safe Corfu

A special Session dedicated to the World Tsunami Awareness Day (WTAD -5th Nov. each year) is scheduled among many other sessions of SafeCorfu 2019.

You are mostly welcomed to present your WTAD and other tsunami activities

5 November is designated as World Tsunami Awareness Day the UN General Assembly in December.

The UN General Assembly has called on all countries, international bodies and civil society to observe the day, in order to raise tsunami awareness and share innovative approaches to risk reduction. It also asked the UN office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR) to facilitate the observance of World Tsunami Awareness Day in collaboration with the rest of the United Nations system.