Migration and Home Affairs

Civil protection

A B C D E F G H I J L M N O P Q R S T U V W X

Protection of people, their environment, property and cultural heritage in the event of major natural or manmade disasters occurring both inside and outside the EU.

The fundamental approach to an effective civil protection operation relies on three key modes of action: disaster prevention, preparedness of those responsible for civil protection and response in the event of disaster.