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.

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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