| 'Preparing for International Lightning Safety Day 2021'
A FREE virtual conference on 27-28 May to mark and prepare for 28 June 2021, International Lightning Safety Day (ILSD) 2021, the tenth anniversary of the Runyanya Disaster where 18 children were killed and 38 hospitalized from one lightning strike
to their school in 2011.
This disaster catalyzed the formation of ACLENet.
Since that time Lightning Safety Advocacy programs have formed in more than 15 countries and areas of the world. 'Preparing for ILSD2021
' conference is a two day virtual conference (27-28 May) planned by ACLENet
, and SALNET
for networking and training for advocacy groups around the world.
All concerned people are welcome to attend.
Program and Registration Link
ACLENet is wholly supported by donors, grants and volunteers. Our activities receive no government money from any country, although we would be happy to partner with any government in saving lives.