News Center
Exhibition Press
Industry Info
Latest news
ERE 2015&n
Public Edu
ERE China&
Contact us

North International Exhibition Co, Ltd
Rm 1102, No.1 Caiyuan Street, Xicheng District, Beijing 100053, China
Tel: 0086-10-83511589
Fax: 0086-10-63547597
Contact: Gary You

Exhibition Press Location:News Center - Exhibition Press

China Marks Fifth Disaster Prevention and Reduction Day on May 12

Time:2013-5-14  点击:1623

May 12, 2013 is China’s Fifth Disaster Prevention and Reduction Day, which is established in observation of Wenchuan devastating earthquake on Mary 12, 2008 killing 90,000 people. To mark this day, several activities were taking place nationwide.  On top of it, Chinese state councilor Wang Yong, the head of newly reshuffled China National Disaster Reduction Commission, has called for an improvement in disaster relief and prevention capabilities to protect people's lives and properties in the country. While hailing the progress made in disaster relief, he also said disaster prevention workers should be fully aware of weak points in their work.

On the same day, the drill tests tsunami preparedness were also conducted by the State Oceanic Administration announced. The drill aims to test marine environmental forecasting authorities' capacity in receiving and distributing alert information and their emergency response.



Copyright © 2010 中国国际应急救灾装备技术展览会