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.

Within a series of consultative meetings, a team of experts from PPRD East 2 visited Baku to discuss lessons learnt from the civil protection training programme, table-top exercises, and the full-scale field exercise EU MOLDEX 2017. The Ministry of Emergency Situations of the Republic of Azerbaijan confirmed that the exercises had provided excellent learning opportunities […]

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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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An important part of the Programme deals with the strengthening of civil protection capacities of the Partner Countries. For that purpose, a series of training courses and table-top exercises were arranged during 2015-2017 and the final test of the programme is the conduct of a full-scale field exercise, named EU MOLDEX 2017, in September 2017 near Chisinau, Moldova.

First step in the planning of the large scale field exercise

As a first step in the planning of the large scale field exercise to be held in September 2017, a Lessons Learnt Workshop was convened in Minsk on 27-28 September 2016. The workshop intended to bring together the designated exercise planners and experts in the field of lessons learnt from the Partner Countries and EU. […]

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