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World Drowning Prevention Day – 25 July 2021

The United Nations (UN) General Assembly adopted a historic resolution on global drowning prevention on 28 April 2021. The resolution recognises the scale and impact of drowning prevention globally, and…



ILS mourns a past President

It is with great sadness that we confirm the passing of Mr Derrick Whitting, former President of the ILS.






CIPREA 2021 Spain

ILSE Member Royal Spanish Lifesaving Federation postpones the celebration of the III International Congress on Drowning Prevention (CIPREA 2021) to October 15-17, 2021. The conference venue is Córdoba, Spain. Here…


International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction

This year’s International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction is all about governance. You can measure good disaster risk governance in lives saved, reduced numbers of disaster-affected people and reduced economic…