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.

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 […]

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Disaster Risk Assessment is a key element of decision and policy-making process. Rather than an activity, it can be viewed as a multi-disciplinary process, allowing for the identification, quantification and understanding of the extent and impacts of the risks a community is facing. It can be performed at different level (from local to national and regional), in a multi-purpose framework (urban planning, spatial planning, emergency planning, etc.) and by a single or multi-risk approach.

The Workshop, which was held on 2-6 July 2018 in  Snekkersten, Denmark, focused on the functions and procedures of the On-Site Operations Coordination Centre (OSOCC), including the establishment and functions of a Reception and Departure Centre (RDC) as well as tactical coordination. The workshop also included the use of the Virtual OSOCC (V-OSOCC) and the […]

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