Nippon Foundation Current Affairs, GK & News
The Imphal Peace Museum at Red Hill was inaugurated to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Imphal. The museum was developed with ith the support of the Nippon Foundation (TNF) in collaboration with Manipur Tourism Forum and Manipur Government. The Red Hill was chosen for the museum owing to the fact that the ..
Japan gifted Manipur, one of India’s north eastern state a Museum of Peace built on the memories of Battle of Imphal, one of the fiercest battles of 2nd World War (WWII). The inauguration of Imphal Peace Museum marked 75th anniversary of Battle of Imphal. Key Highlights Location: The Imphal Peace Museum was inaugurated at Red ..
Month: Current Affairs - June, 2019
Category: Art & Culture Current Affairs
Topics: 75th anniversary of Battle of Imphal • Battle of Imphal 1944 • Battle of Kohima • Imphal Peace Museum • india-japan • Indian National Army • Nippon Foundation • Second World War’s Burma Campaign • Stalingrad of the East • Subhash Chandra Bose • World War II
The Department of Civil Defence of Campinas, Brazil, the Mahila Housing Sewa Trust, India, and Dr. Pramod Kumar Mishra, Additional Principal Secretary to the Prime Minister of India were the three laureates of the 2019 United Nations Sasakawa Award for Disaster Risk Reduction. United Nations Sasakawa Award for Disaster Reduction United Nations Sasakawa Award for ..
Topics: Disaster risk reduction • Mahila Housing Sewa Trust • Nippon Foundation • Pramod Kumar Mishra • Ryoichi Sasakawa • Sasakawa Award • UNISDR • United Nations • United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction • United Nations Sasakawa Award for Disaster Risk Reduction
The United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR) conferred ‘Sasakawa Award 2019’ for Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) to Pramod Kumar Mishra, Additional Principal Secretary to Prime Minister of India. Key Facts The Sasakawa Awardee was announced at recent Award Ceremony during 6th Session of Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction (GPDRR) 2019 held at Geneva, ..
Category: Awards, Persons & Places in News
Topics: Disaster Managemnt • Disaster Risk Management • Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction • GPDRR • Nippon Foundation • Pramod Kumar Mishra • Sasakawa Award 2019 • UN Environment Programme (UNEP) Sasakawa Environment Prize • UNDRR • Unga • United Nations (UN) Sasakawa Award for Disaster Reduction • United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction • World Health Organization (WHO) Sasakawa Health Prize
Dr. Pramod Kumar Mishra, Odisha-born IAS officer and Additional Principal Secretary to the Prime Minister of India, has been conferred with the prestigious United Nations Sasakawa Award for Disaster Risk Reduction for the year 2019 in Geneva, Switzerland. He received the 2019 Sasakawa award in recognition of his long-term dedication to improve the resilience of ..
Topics: Disaster preparedness • Disaster risk reduction • Emergency management • Humanitarian aid • Nippon Foundation • Organizations • Pramod Kumar Misra • United Nations Development Group • United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction • United Nations Secretariat