United nations country team (unct) ethiopia commemoration of the international day of disaster risk reduction welcome remarks mr george okutho. The united nations alliance is a military alliance designed to help promote: • • • • peace with all peoples and all governments safeguard the freedom, common heritage and civilization of their peoples promote stability and well-being in the united nations alliance members unite their efforts. The iddr started in 1989 with the approval by the united nations general assembly for 25 years, the iddr has been a major global awareness event to recognise progress and encourage further efforts to build disaster resilient communities and nations. The members of the media are invited to the commemoration of the international day for disaster reduction (iddr) as follows: date: 13 october 2017 venue: garden court marine parade, ethekwini metropolitan municipality, kzn time: 08h00 â the constitution of the republic of south africa (1996, s23) mandates government to ensure people live in a [. Iddr began in 1989, after a call by the united nations general assembly for a day to promote a global culture of risk-awareness and disaster reduction held every 13 october.
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Between the years 1985 and 2015, losses in africa range from 35 billion us dollars to 22 billion dollars, recalled an official of the united nations in his opening remarks during the opening of the half-day session at the au headquarter today. Commemoration of the united nations iddr by unesco-saarc academic alliance highlights neglected measures on the un-iddr observance 2014, the united nations educational, scientific and cultural. The united nations-international day for disaster reduction (iddr) is an annual world event that is cerebrated every year on october 13 this year's event was held. Un namibia and grn raise awareness at iddr 2016 commemoration by: unic windhoek opuwo, 13 october 2016: the united nations (un) system in namibia in partnership with the office of the prime minister (opm), the directorate of disaster risk. Regional commemoration of the united nations day for south-south cooperation in asia and the pacific 12 sep 2018 united nations conference centre, bangkok , thailand.
The joint commemoration of the 2012 addm and iddr was co-organised by thailand's department of disaster prevention and mitigation and the united nations international strategy for disaster reduction (unisdr), together with the asean secretariat, the aadmer partnership group (apg) and the thammasat university. Kabul - in his message for the international day for disaster reduction (iddr), the united nations secretary-general, ban ki-moon, has called for greater efforts in ensuring that all persons with disabilities have the highest possible levels of safety and the greatest possible chance to contribute to the overall wellbeing of society. United nations intern'l strategy for disaster reduction (unisdr) international day for disaster reduction, held annually on 13th october, celebrates the way that people and communities around the world reduce their exposure to disasters and raise awareness about the risks that they face.
International day for disaster reduction encourages every individual, community and government to take part in building more disaster resilient communities and nations. The united nations general assembly designated january 27—the anniversary of the liberation of auschwitz-birkenau—as international holocaust remembrance day on this annual day of commemoration, the un urges every member state to honor the six million jewish victims of the holocaust and millions of other victims of nazism and to develop. Wwwohchrorg realizing the right to development realizing the right to development in commemoration of the twenty-fifth anniversary of the united nations declaration on the right to development. Thus, unesco almaty cluster office and the united nations office for disaster risk reduction (unisdr), in cooperation with the unicef almaty bureau, ocha regional office in almaty, un department of public information, un women multi-country office for central asia and undp kazakhstan, are organizing the commemoration of the international day.
The united nations observance of international women's day was held on 8 march 2018 in the general assembly hall, un headquarters, new york for full coverage of the event, please see press release: commemoration of international women's day amidst unprecedented global movement for women's. Ethiopia: commemoration of the 2015 international day for disaster reduction main organizer(s): united nations development programme - ethiopia (undp ethiopia) united nations office for disaster risk reduction - addis ababa (unisdr addis ababa. This 2014 united nations iddr commemoration is part of capacity building and stakeholder awareness of the united nations effort towards building and promoting. The montreal protocol has been the most successful environment treaty of the united nations, and the only one to receive universal endorsement- where 197 member states unanimously came together to phasing out chemicals that were damaging the ozone layer.