Seminar on Baltic Sea Region civil protection capacities for international response
07-08 April 2016 | Warsaw
Polish Presidency in the Civil Protection Network hosted the seminar on civil protection capacities for international response. The representatives of relevant agencies from Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Germany (Hamburg), Latvia, Lithuania, Poland and Sweden discussed the following issues: assets for international response in the Baltic Sea Region (e.g. national and multinational response teams), partnerships in developing assets for international response, pool of experts for international response, best practices on cooperation with the experts. Representatives of the National Headquarters of the State Fire Service (PL) presented the initiative to set up the regional calendar of exercises and projects as well as an interactive map of the R&D bodies and institutions in the field of safety and security. The results of the seminar will be presented to the Annual Meeting of the Directors General in Civil Protection on 8 – 9 June, 2016 in Gdańsk.