Disaster Risk Reduction is an opportunity to acknowledge the progress being made towards reducing disaster risk and losses in lives, livelihood and health.
Ramakrishna Senior Secondary School organized activity on International Disaster Reduction Day on 13th October 2021.
Harleen Kaur, student of Class 11th delivered a speech on Disaster Reduction Day in her class .The speaker enlightened the students by telling them that it was started in 1989 after a call by the United States General Assembly for a day to promote a global culture of risk awareness and disaster reduction.
It is celebrated on 13th October every year. The day celebrates how our people and communities around the .world are reducing their exposure to disasters and raising awareness about the importance of reining in the risk that they face.
The speaker concluded her speech with the statement of our Prime Minister Narendra Modi who said on UNO form on 25 September this year that the world leaders must take steps to control terrorism and risk of global warming.