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.

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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A new and creative instrument providing a set of essential information to understand, elaborate and strengthen civil protection volunteerism systems is now available for PPRD East 2 Programme’s Partner Countries.

The “Assessment tool for comparative analysis of civil protection volunteerism” has been developed by the EU funded “Balkans and Europe for Development of Resilience Initiatives Project (BE DRIN)”,  and it has been subsequently adapted by the PPRD East 2 Programme experts to be used as an assessment instrument by the PPRD East 2 Programme’s Partner Countries.

Inaugural meeting of Civil Protection Volunteerism Working Group in Belarus

Following the assessments undertaken within the PPRD East 2 Programme in 2015 on volunteerism in civil protection and disaster risk management, sets of recommendations were developed for all six Partner Countries. Belarus, Moldova and Ukraine agreed to further address volunteerism in disaster risk management within the Programme, as one of their main priorities for the […]

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Moldova focuses on civil protection volunteerism

Following the assessments undertaken within the PPRD East 2 Programme in 2015 on volunteerism in civil protection and disaster risk management, sets of recommendations were developed for all six Partner Countries. Belarus, Moldova and Ukraine agreed to further address volunteerism in disaster risk management within the Programme, as one of their main priorities for the […]

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Study Tour on Civil Protection Volunteerism

In order to provide insight on EU good practices and access to key legal documents on Civil Protection volunteerism in EU Member States, the PPRD East 2 Programme organised between 11 and 16 September 2016 a Study Tour for members of the Partner Countries’ national working groups that were established to draft and develop national […]

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