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 4th Steering Committee (SC) meeting was held on 26 October 2018 in Brussels. Achievements of the Programme since its beginning as well as the activities planned to be implemented till the end of the Programme (May 2019) were discussed with the Steering Committee members, representatives of the European Commission and EU Members States.

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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 […]

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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 […]

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