Civil Protection (PPRD South)

Project Duration
2009 - 2012
€5 million (ENPI/IPA)

Countries covered:

  • Algeria
  • Egypt
  • Israel
  • Jordan
  • Lebanon
  • Libya
  • Morocco
  • Palestine *
  • Syria *
  • Tunisia

Brief Description

Programme for Prevention, Preparedness and Response to Natural and Man-made Disasters (PPRD South)
Algeria, Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, occupied Palestinian territory, Syria, Tunisia, Albania, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Croatia, Montenegro and Turkey. Mauritania is an observer country

Actions in brief

  • Establishes a network of permanent National Correspondents;
  • Organises table-top exercises, training workshops and study visits, promotes the exchange of experts and simulation exercises and provides technical assistance;
  • Prepares the participation of partners in the EU Civil Protection Mechanism and increases their civil protection capacities.
  • Works towards raising awareness of affected populations through grass roots activities.


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