RO-MODEX 2017 Observers Program, 9 – 12 of March 2017, Timisoara, Romania
Thursday, 9. March 2017 to Sunday, 12. March 2017
The field exercise RO-MODEX 2017 was hosted by IGSU (General Inspectorate For Emergency Situations of Romania) and was organized in a Consortium with National Centre APELL for Disaster Management, State Rescue Fire Service, Latvia (SFRS), Austrian Red Cross (ARC), Protection and Rescue Directorate of Macedonia, General Directorate for Civil Security and Crisis Management of France and United Nations Environment Program (UNEP).
The aim of this exercise was to give the opportunity to EU civil protection modules and teams to have a functional full-scale exercise at European level according to Union Civil Protection policies and procedures aimed to enhance knowledge on: interoperability, safety and security, self-sufficiency, procedures, coordination and learning opportunity.
The aim of the DPPI SEE dedicated program was to give the opportunity to civil protection experts from DPPI SEE countries to observe the RO-MODEX field exercise organized under the Union Civil Protection Mechanism where they had the possibility to see interventions in exercise sites, attend coordination meetings and visit exercise management structures.
Seven observers from (7) DPPI SEE member countries (Albania, Bulgaria, Croatia, Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia and Slovenia) participated in the program.
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