The Eastern Partnership Flagship Initiative – the EU funded Programme for Prevention, Preparedness and Response to Natural and Man-made Disasters in the Eastern Partnership Countries is approaching the conclusion of its second phase. The PPRD East 2 Programme is to finish its implementation in May 2019. Final results achieved within the Programme and the national […]
As a follow-up to the PPRD East 2 Regional Workshop on Coordination of International Emergency Relief Operations held in Denmark in July 2018 as a training of trainers (http://pprdeast2.eu/en/2018/pprd-east-2-workshop/), the Partner Countries were encouraged to organise similar workshops in their own countries. On 10-11 December 2018, the Ministry of Emergency Situations of the Republic of […]
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.
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 […]
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.