Tag Archives: CivilProtection

Answer – Preparedness of Greece to deal with forest fires – E-003594/2017

So far, the 2014-2020 European Regional Development Fund under the thematic objective ‘Promotion of the climate change adaptation, risk prevention and management’ has supported the acquisition of equipment for the fire brigade in 8 out …

Working document – on ECA Special Report 33/2016 (2015 Discharge): Union Civil Protection Mechanism: the coordination of responses to disasters outside the EU has been broadly effective – PE 597.557v01-00 – Committee on Budgetary Control

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Answer – Humanitarian aid for the Horn of Africa – E-001853/2017

The Horn of Africa is currently facing two major crises caused by the conflict in South Sudan and the drought affecting Somalia, Kenya and Ethiopia. The effects are already visible in the form of loss …

Joint Communication on “A Strategic Approach to Resilience in the EU's External Action”

Why do we need this new Communication? What is new about it?

While previous work on resilience concentrated on enhancing the collaboration between humanitarian and development actors to strengthen resilience at community and individual levels, …

With focus on natural disasters, UN risk reduction forum opens in Mexico

25 May 2017 &#150 Opening a major United Nations conference on risk reduction in Cancun, Mexico, Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed cautioned that the world would not reach its development goals without tackling climate change and …

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