INVITATION TO THE WORKSHOP «STRENGTHENING THE CIVIL PROTECTION SYSTEM»

We are honoured and pleased to invite you to the workshop «Strengthening the civil protection system», which will be held as part of the “SEE URBAN – Building of the South East Europe Urban Resilience Action Network” project realization,

on Thursday, March 15 in the area of Osijek- Baranja County (City Hall III, 1 st floor), Osijek, 4 Županijska St., starting at 10.30am.

The project SEE URBAN – Building of the South East Europe Urban Resilience Action Network” will be realized by the United Nations Development Programme in cooperation with the European Union and participants from seven countries from the territory of Southeast Europe.

The project coordinator, (whose 74,47% are financed by funds of the European Union) is UNDP, and its regional partners in the realization are: the Croatian Counties/ Cities Disaster Risk Reduction Platform, the Center for Regional Development in the Republic of Macedonia, the Association of Municipalities and Cities of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina and the Association of Local Authorities in the Republic of Srpska.

The SEE URBAN project primarily focuses on strengthening the capacities of local institutions, which deal with disaster risk reduction and other accidents, as well as managing the risk in seven countries on the territory of Southeast Europe (Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, Montenegro, Macedonia, Kosovo and Albania) by strengthening their mutual cooperation in the area of risk reduction on all levels (from local and regional to the national one).

The Croatian Counties/ Cities Disaster Risk Reduction Platform is one of the most important regional partners in the realization of the above mentioned project.

By its participation in the realization of this project, the Croatian Counties/ Cities Disaster Risk Reduction Platform gives its contribution to further strengthen Croatia’s capacities and for it to be able to efficiently respond to potential disasters and other accidents as well as to help other participants from the territory of Southeast Europe to strengthen their capacities with the aim of reducing the risk from disasters and other accidents.

During the workshop «Strengthening the civil protection system» two lectures will be held- «Analysis of the current civil protection system in the Republic of Croatia » and « Strengthening the
civil protection system by using EU funds». Details about the programme are available in the letter attached to this invitation.

For any further information or explanation and confirmation of your attendance to the workshop «Strengthening the civil protection system», please contact Mrs. Ružica Slišković Bartoloti on the phone number: 031/221-645, no later than March 8, 2018.