This day aims to raise awareness of public protection from natural and technological disasters and rescue services.
World Defence Day is on 1st March
01 March 2021 Current Affairs:World Defense Day is designated on March 1, 2021. This day aims to raise awareness of public protection from natural and technological disasters and rescue services.
World Civil Defense Day was established in 1990 by the International Civil Defense Organization (ICDO) Congress. It commemorates the day when the 1972 ICDO Constitution entered into force as an intergovernmental organization. ICDO was founded in Paris in 1931 by the French surgeon George Saint-Paul. It was recognized by the French Parliament in June 1935, and in 1972 received the status of an intergovernmental organization. ICDO’s Constitution has two purposes. It aims to arouse public attention to the vital importance of citizen protection worldwide, to raise people’s awareness of self-protection preparations and preventive measures that should be taken in the event of an accident or disaster, and I would like to extend my high regards. The efforts and sacrifices of national institutions in charge of disaster relief.