Disaster Preparedness and Prevention Initiative for South Eastern Europe

National Emergency/ Disaster Management Authority: Administration of the Republic of Slovenia for Civil Protection and Disaster Relief
Main tasks:

  •  Prepare the National Programme of Protection Against Natural and Other Disasters
  •  Compile risk and threat assessments
  •  Organise the monitoring, notification and warning system
  •  Organise communication systems
  •  Direct and coordinate preventive measures
  •  Announce the threat of disaster
  •  Give instructions for action in the event of disaster
  •  Prepare national emergency response plans
  •  Organise, equip and train civil protection units, which fall under national jurisdiction
  •  Coordinate preparedness and operations, and co-financing activities relating to public rescue services at the national level
  •  Prepare programmes, organising and implementing education and training
  •  Provide working conditions for the national Civil Protection Commander and Civil Protection Headquarters
  •  Form and maintain national reserves.

The ACPDR also manages international cooperation and is - through its Emergency Notification Centre of the Republic of Slovenia - also the point of contact for requests for assistance and other enquiries from abroad.

Head of Service: Mr.Darko BUT, Director General
Contact information
Address: Vojkova cesta 61, 1000 Ljubljana
Phone: +386 1 471 33 22
Fax: +386 1 471 81 17
E-mail: urszr@urszr.si