On 10-11 October 2018, the PPRD East 2 expert team observed the consequence management field exercise “SRBIJA 2018” which was conducted from 8 to 11 October 2018, in Mladenovac and Arandjelovac, Serbia. The exercise was jointly conducted by NATO’s Euro-Atlantic Disaster Response Coordination Centre (EADRCC) and the Sector for Emergency Management of the Ministry of […]
One of the key elements of the PPRD East 2 Programme is the development and enhancement of Host Nation Support (HNS) arrangements in Partner Countries. Experience from recent disasters, including the forest fires in Georgia 2017, demonstrated that arrangements pre-planned by the disaster stricken country for the reception and employment of incoming assistance contribute greatly […]
The PPRD East 2 Programme participated in the observer programme at the Field Exercise (FsX) organized on 25-28 September 2018 in Javoriv training area near Lviv by the EU-funded EU-CHEM-REACT Project. The Project aims to assist Ukraine to assess the performance of the new civil protection system, its efficiency and capacity to interoperate with the […]
The 6 Partner Countries (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine) will benefit from an additional six months support from the PPRD East 2 Programme that has been extended until the end of May 2019 by the European Commission. This 6-months extension will allow to continue working on further development and enhancement of Partner Countries’ […]
The PPRD East 2 team has been invited to participate in international Kyiv-Warsaw Forum: “Developing cooperation in reducing chemical threats and enhancing chemical safety and security and voluntary fire service”, which was organised by the Centre for Chemical Safety and Security in Warsaw, the Ukrainian Fire and Technological Safety Union, Association of Mayors of Ukraine […]
The PPRD East 2 team took part in OSCE (Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe) International Round Table on the Protection of Critical Infrastructure and Furthering Chemical Safety and Security in Eastern Ukraine which was organised by the OSCE Project Coordinator on 16 August in Kyiv, Ukraine. The objective of the Round Table meeting […]
Responding to Partner Countries’ expressed needs to learn more on how to report Disaster Loss Data (DLD) for monitoring the reduction of disasters’ impact on national economy, as requested by the Sendai Framework and the Sustainable Development Goals, the PPRD East 2 Programme organised the 2nd DLD Regional Workshop. The DLD RW was held on […]
The European Commission and the Emergency Management Service of Georgia will sign an administrative arrangement in Tbilisi enhancing ties in civil protection and disaster risk management.