World Tsunami Awareness Day Quotes, Theme, Lines & Thoughts
In December 2015, The Un General Assembly Designated 5 November As World Tsunami Awareness Day.
Tsunamis Are Rare. But They Can Be Extremely Deadly. In The Past 100 Years, More Than 260,000 People Have Perished In 58 Separate Tsunamis. At An Average Of 4,600 Deaths Per Disaster, The Toll Has Surpassed Any Other Natural Hazard. Tsunamis Know No Borders, Making International Cooperation Key For Deeper Political And Public Understanding Of Risk Reduction Measures. As A Result, The Un General Assembly Has Designated 5 November As World Tsunami Awareness Day And Called On The World To Mark It.
“What matters to me is that I do what I think is right and I see, I’m a numbers guy, that’s my attitude. I know we have a debt tsunami coming, we are bankrupting this country and I’m in a position where I can actually advance ideas to prevent that from happening. That’s exactly what I should be doing.” ~ Paul Ryan
“Whenever an earthquake or tsunami takes thousands of innocent lives, a shocked world talks of little else.” ~ Anne M. Mulcahy
“In my mind of course natural disaster like tsunami, and these things, also I think indirectly may relate to human behavior. But then major sort of problems actually they’re due to a lack of moral principle.” ~ Dalai Lama
“The generosity of the American public toward the victims of Hurricane Katrina and the Tsunami has been reflected in the outpouring of support for the Pakistani earthquake victims.” ~ Jon Porter
“We would be doing the children of South Asia a great disservice if we allowed ourselves to believe that the need of children to belong to a loving, permanent family was washed away by the waves of the tsunami” ~ Mary Landrieu
“We think we have a responsibility. And I think it’s important for all of us in the Western world to realize that we’ve all been blessed a lot and if you go to these parts they don’t have a lot, even before the tsunami.” ~ Kevin B. Rollins