SAARC Regional Drawing Competition

2014-04-05 - 2014-04-05


International Day for Disaster Reduction 2011

SAARC Regional Drawing Competition




On the occasion of International Day for Disaster Reduction on 13th October 2011, a Regional Drawing Competition shall be held among the children  in the SAARC region in collaboration with the  UNISDR. 



  The objectives of the Drawing Competition would be to:

(a)    To create awareness among the students, teachers, parents and the public about the risks of disasters in the SAARC region;

(b)    To provide an opportunity to the young minds to express their creative talents on a theme of emerging concern in the region; and

(c)    To promote regional cooperation among the people of the region.    

Target Group

The target group of the competition is children of the SAARC countries in the age group of 12-15 years as of 31st July 2011.


The Principal of the concerned school shall arrange to send the drawings along the entry forms in original on or before 31 July 2011 to the National Focal Points on Disaster Management or any other authority designated by them in the member states. The contact details of the National Focal Points in the SAARC member countries are as given below:
For Nepal: 
Mr. Shankar Prasad Koirala, Joint Secretary,
Ministry of Home Affairs, Kathmandu, Nepal, Email: [email protected] further details please refer the prospectus.

Download Prospectus

Entry Form

      Deadline for submission of entries is 31 July 2011