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.

4th National Advisory Group meeting

The fourth meeting of the Belarus National Advisory Group will be organised on 23 November 2017 in Minsk. Hosted by the PPRD East 2 key beneficiary in Belarus, the Ministry of Emergency Situations, the objectives of the 4th meeting will be to provide an overview on the achievements of the PPRD East 2 Programme in […]

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4th National Advisory Group meeting

The fourth meeting of the Ukrainian National Advisory Group was organised on 21 November 2017 in Kyiv. Hosted by the PPRD East 2 key beneficiary in Ukraine, the State Emergency Service, and by the EU Delegation to Ukraine, the objectives of the meeting were to provide an overview on the achievements of the PPRD East […]

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The 6th edition of the European Civil Protection Forum will take place on 5-6 March 2018 in Brussels. As in previous years, this will be an important opportunity for the Civil Protection community to discuss policy and operational issues of common interest, as well as the challenges of a fast changing global risk landscape. The […]

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The conclusion of the Civil Protection Training Programme within PPRD East 2 was the full scale field exercise with the participation of rescue teams from each of the six Partner Countries, as well as civil protection experts from Participating States to the Union Civil Protection Mechanism (Czech Republic, Denmark and Romania), EU Civil Protection Team and […]

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Regional Workshop on Civil Protection Volunteerism

Today, experiences proved that well-trained and equipped volunteers working within fully established legal and organisational framework might provide significant support to national civil protection authorities during all phases of disaster risk management – prevention, mitigation, preparedness, response, recovery, reconstruction and rehabilitation. But how to develop and establish a national civil protection volunteerism? This issue was […]

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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 […]

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