UCPKN Newsletter October 2023
Union Civil Protection Knowledge network newsletter October 2023 features an article about the PPRD East 3 Full Scale Exercise on wildfires in Tbilisi in June 2023, TbiEx2023.
Increasing preparedness plays a crucial role in saving lives.
Throughout this summer season, the Commission supported
countries of the Eastern Partnership region (the Republic
of Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova
and Ukraine) in reinforcing their preparedness for disasters
with the organisation of two full-scale exercises in Georgia
On 14–16 June, a regional full-scale exercise, co-organised
by the regional civil protection PPRD East 3 programme and
the Emergency Management Service of Georgia, took place
in Tbilisi, Georgia. It focused on enhancing preparedness and
response capacities of Georgia, as well as on strengthening
cooperation with the UCPM and between the Eastern
Partnership countries. As part of the programme, two
preparatory exercises took place in the cities of Telavi and
Borjomi to test the early warning and early action procedures
developed with the support of PPRD East 3.
Read the full article on page 10 and many other important topics in the newsletter:
UCPKN_Newsletter_Issue 10_Oct 2023.pdf