TitleInternational Decade for Natural Disaster Reduction.
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Takes note of the report of the Scientific and Technical Committee of the International Decade for Natural Disaster Reduction on the work of its 1st session; notes the establishment of the Trust Fund for the International Decade for Natural Disaster Reduction and appeals to the international community, in particular to donor countries, for adequate financial contributions to the Fund in order to carry out the activities for the Decade; reaffirms General Assembly resolution 45/185, and stresses the need for the full implementation of its provisions relating, inter alia, to the completion of the organizational arrangements, in particular the establishment of the Special High-level Council and the observation of the International Day for Natural Disaster Reduction on 9 Oct. 1991.
Adopted at the 31st plenary meeting, 26 July 1991. In: Resolutions and decisions adopted by the Economic and Social Council at its 2nd regular session of 1991, Geneva, 3-26 July 1991. - E/1991/INF/10. - 30 Aug. 1991. - p. 26-27. - Issued in ESCOR, 1991, Suppl. no. 1 and 1a.