International Women’s Day 2021

International Women's Day is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The day also marks a call to action for accelerating gender parity. Significant activity is witnessed worldwide as groups come together to celebrate women's achievements or rally for women's equality. Marked annually on March 8th, International Women's Day (IWD) […]

ILSE General Assembly 2021

General Assembly of ILSE in addition with Board of Directors Meeting will only take place as a virtual meeting.

2021 Elective General Assembly of the ILS


The ILS Elective General Assembly was supposed to take place on 22 and 23 September 2020 in the city of Riccione in the North of Italy. Due to the outbreak of the corona virus, the ILS Elective General Assembly was changed to an electronic meeting that will take place on 21 March 2021. At this […]

World Water Day 2021

World Water Day, 22 March 2021, is about what water means to people, its true value and how we can better protect this vital resource. Your voice will help shape the forthcoming World Water Day campaign, leading up to 22 March 2021. And your conversations will inform a report about what water means to people […]

2021 African Lifesaving Championship


The Egyptian Diving and Lifesaving Federation (EDLF) is the Host of the 2021 Lifesaving African Championships. The Championship will be organised in Alexandria or an adjacent city at the spectacular North Coast in November 2021. The EDLF agreed to sponsor the accommodation and food of two athletes from all African Member nations on the basis […]

World Oceans Day 2021

World Oceans Day is an annual observation to honour the world's oceans, celebrate the products the ocean provides such as seafood as well as marine life itself for aquariums, pets, and also a time to appreciate its own intrinsic value. The ocean also provides sea-lanes for international trade. Global pollution and over-consumption of fish have […]

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 losses. COVID-19 and the climate emergency are telling us that we need clear vision, plans and competent, empowered institutions acting on scientific evidence for the […]

CIPREA 2021 – 3rd International Congress on Drowning Prevention

Cordoba Córdoba

The Royal Spanish Lifesaving Federation (RFESS) organizes the third edition of the International Congress on Drowning Prevention (CIPREA). This event is a biennial opportunity to bring together the main experts, research, systems and information on on drowning prevention, rescue, lifesaving, water safety and lifesaving sport. CIPREA 2021, in the city of Córdoba, also gives us […]