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.

Disaster Risk Assessment (DRA) is a key element of decision and policy-making process. It is a multi-disciplinary process, allowing for the identification, quantification and understanding of the extent and impacts of the risks community is facing. It can be performed at different levels (from local to national and regional), in a multi-purpose framework (urban planning, […]

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The inaugural meeting of a Disaster Risk Assessment Working Group of Moldova

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 […]

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3rd meeting of the Belarus National Advisory Group

The third meeting of the Belarus National Advisory Group was organised on 18 October in Minsk. Hosted by the PPRD East 2 key beneficiary in Belarus, the Ministry of Emergency Situations, and the EU Delegation to Belarus, the objectives of the 3rd meeting were to provide an overview on the achievements of the PPRD East […]

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Disaster Risk Assessment Regional Workshop

The Disaster Risk Assessment (DRA) Regional Workshop has been organised on 21-22 September 2016 in Tbilisi, Georgia. The objective of the workshop was to clarify the general and specific objectives of disaster risk assessment activities in Partner Countries and initiate the active work in a collaborative manner. Participants have been presented with the EU DRA Guidelines, […]

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Second National Advisory Group Meeting

The second meeting of the Azerbaijani National Advisory Group was organised on 1-3 March 2016 in Baku. The objectives of the 3-day meeting were to provide an overview on the achievements of the PPRD East 2 Programme in 2015, and to present and elaborate the draft updated Country Profile of Azerbaijan. In addition, the National Advisory […]

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With an aim to provide support for the improvement of Partner Countries’ legislative frameworks and inter-institutional arrangements and to update the Country Profiles of all six Partner Countries, short follow-up assessment missions have been conducted during the period of June to July 2015. The very initial mapping of Partner Countries needs, priorities and interests has been […]

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