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 23rd WG Floods (WGF) meeting was held on 21-22 March 2018 at the French Ministry for an Ecological and Solidarity Transition and preceding the WGF meeting, the workshop on “Implementation of the first flood risk management plans” took place at the same venue on 20-21 March 2018.

As part of the Common implementation Strategy a Working Group on Floods has been set up to on one hand support the implementation of the EU Floods Directive, and on the other hand provide a platform for information exchange on flood risk management. At the 23rd WGF meeting, the PPRD East 2 Programme was represented with the experts from Georgia and Ukraine.