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Civil Protection Mechanism

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How the EU budget is spent: EU helps Member States respond to disaster

Written by Matthew Parry The EU’s Civil Protection Mechanism (CPM) was activated recently in response to the 7.8-magnitude earthquake in Nepal, with Member States using it to offer search and rescue teams, water purification systems and technical assistance. The CPM has monitored over 300 disasters and been activated more than 215 times since its launch … Continue reading

Emergency response and civil protection

6 language versions available in PDF format Notfalleinsätze und Katastrophenschutz Reacción urgente y protección civil Intervention d’urgence et protection civile Risposta alle emergenze e protezione civile Działania w sytuacjach wyjątkowych i ochrona ludności Emergency response and civil protection The European Union’s Civil Protection Mechanism (UCPM) and the European Commission’s Emergency Response Coordination Centre (ERCC) provide … Continue reading

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