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Director-General Marks International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction

13 October 2011

The Director-General attended a reception to commemorate the International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction, hosted by the United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR). Designated by the United Nations General Assembly in 2009, the International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction aims to raise awareness as to how people are taking action to reduce their risk to disasters.