World Conference on Drowning Prevention 2011

The third ILS World Conference took place in 2011 in Da Nang – Vietnam. It was organised by the Royal Life Saving Society – Australia under the guidance of Justin Scar (RLSS-Australia).


The Conference Papers were archived in the ILS Library by author, year, event. They can also be found sorted by stream underneath.

Conference Streams were:

  • Keynote Addresses
  • Vietnam in Focus
  • Drowning in Low and Middle Income Countries
  • Drowning Research
  • Child Drowning
  • Emergency Response and Medical Issues
  • Advances in Lifesaving
  • Swimming and Water Safety
  • Disasters and Climate Change
  • Lifesaving Sport and Development
  • Partnerships and Collaborations
  • Activities and Occupations