Prevention, key word to avoid disasters
The National Headquarters of Civil Defense, with the participation of national and international institutions, organized the 10th International Congress of disasters 2018, to be celebrated in Havana this July. This is an event of great meaning to the Cuban Civil Defense Headquarters which arrives to its 10th edition.
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Under the slogan ¨Understanding the risk of the disaster and add the efforts for its decrease interested on sustainable development.¨ The Congress will gather authorities, officials, scientists, professionals, specialists, and activists of the whole world.
The agenda of the event includes the discussion of subjects related to the actions of prevention, the impact of weather modifications and its consequences, education and sensitization, the gender approach and the childhood and youth role to face natural disasters.