Prevention, Preparedness and Response to Natural and Man-made Disasters in the Eastern Partnership Countries

EU-funded Flagship Initiative increasing disaster risk management capacities in Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine.

The second Advanced Training Course for experts from Partner Countries took place in Kuopio, Finland, from 15 – 19 May 2017. This time, the course was reserved for experts who have completed both the Basic Training Course (BAT) and the Operational Management Course (OPM) under PPRD East 2. The Advanced Course was aimed at persons who will be interacting directly with EU authorities and teams from Union Civil Protection Mechanism participating states, and it is therefore a requirement that participants can communicate in English.

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