World Tsunami Awareness Day: 5 November
In 2021, World Tsunami Awareness Day promotes "Sendai Seven Campaign,” target (f), which aims to 'substantially enhance international cooperation to developing countries through adequate and sustainable support to complement their national actions for implementation of the present Framework by 2030.'In December 2015, the UN General Assembly designated 5 November a this day.
Did you Know
The word "tsunami" has Japanese words "tsu" (meaning harbour) and "nami" (meaning wave).