European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations

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Civil protection

22/02/2019 - Event
 Did you know…The European Union responds to natural disasters and other emergencies in Europe and worldwide? The EU is the world's leading donor of humanitarian aid. Providing basic needs, education, and protection, EU-funded projects contribute...
18/02/2019 - Basic page
Civil protection assistance consists of governmental aid delivered in preparation for or immediate aftermath of a disaster in Europe and worldwide. Aid takes the form of in-kind assistance, deployment of specially-equipped teams, or experts...
15/02/2019 - Basic page
Projects selected under the annual Call for Proposals for Prevention and Preparedness in Civil Protection Projects 2017 Projects 2008 Projects 2016 Projects 2007 Projects 2015 Projects 2006 Projects 2014 Projects 2005 Projects...
14/02/2019 - Basic page
Every year the European Commission's Humanitarian Aid and Civil Protection department (ECHO) publishes a number of calls for proposal concerning a range of relief and civil protection efforts. These calls for proposal are not for humanitarian...
06/02/2019 - Basic page
Several entry points exist for joining the European Commission's department for European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations, depending on your profile, type of employment, and location.
30/01/2019 - Thematic page
30/01/2019 - Basic page
Natural phenomena, as well as man-made hazards can have serious effects on communities and the areas they live in. It is therefore essential to ensure civil protection systems are at all times ready to respond to crises in the most efficient manner...
29/01/2019 - Event
On 29 January 2019, the European Commission's Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations department (ECHO) held an information day in Brussels, Belgium, focusing on its work programme for civil protection. Aim The aim of the information day...
28/01/2019 - Basic page
Information Day on Civil Protection: Webcast
28/01/2019 - Basic page
The EU Civil Protection Mechanism runs an active and comprehensive training programme, offering experts from all over Europe a deeper knowledge of the requirements of European civil protection missions. The training helps experts improve their...