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Results of Working Meeting with MapAction

On July 16, 2018 the Center for Emergency Situations and Disaster Risk Reduction (hereinafter – the Center) held a meeting with the representatives of the British non-governmental organization “MapAction” with the staff of the competent authorities in the field of prevention and elimination of natural and technogenic emergency situations of the Republic of Kazakhstan and […]

Working Meeting with Representatives of World Bank

On July 13, at the Regional Office of World Bank for Europe and Central Asia a working meeting was held between the senior expert for Disaster Management, Mr. Ko Takeuchi and the Center’s representatives. During the meeting, the parties exchanged views on most problematic issues of bilateral cooperation between the Center and the World Bank, the […]

UNICEF and CESDRR Discussed Drones during Emergencies

On June 25, 2018 representatives of the Center discussed with UNICEF’s national consultant for unmanned aerial vehicles and innovations Bolat Duskinov possibility of using drones in emergencies. Drones are widely used in many important areas of life. In the field of emergencies, they can be an additional tool for monitoring the situation in the avalanche […]

CESDRR Experts Talked to KazNU Students about DRR

On June 12-15 the Faculty of International Relations of al-Farabi University, the Center for Emergency Situations and Disaster Risk Reduction, within the summer school, held an event entitled “Central Asia: Contemporary threats and challenges of a natural and man-made nature. Measures to reduce disaster risk, protect the public and territories from emergencies “. During the […]

Development of Diving Services in Central Asia

On  June 7-8, 2018  Center for Emergency Situations and Disaster Risk Reduction held work meeting with the Chief of the center of training of divers and carrying out underwater technical works (Diving service) under the Ministry of Emergency Situations of the Kyrgyz Republic, colonel Urmatbek Shamyrkanov. During the meeting, the Director of the Center and […]

Disaster Risk Reduction at Schools of Kazakhstan

Center for Emergency Situations and Disaster Risk Reduction together with Department of Emergency Situations of Almaty, Branch of National Center for Professional Development “Orleu”, United Nations Children’s Fund and UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction are conducting the Republican seminar «Disaster Risk Reduction in the Secondary Education». Teaching staff, deputy directors for and directors of […]

Working Meeting of the Center and UNICEF

On May 21, 2018, the working meeting on the discussion of the progress of cooperation of CESDRR and UNICEF has taken place at the Center for Emergency Situations and Disasters Risk Reduction. The Advisor of emergency situations of UNICEF Regional Office for Europe and Central Asia Bob McCarthy participated in the meeting. During the meeting, […]

Center’s Database Formation and More.

On May 4, 2018, The Center for Emergency Situations and Disaster Risk Reduction (hereinafter – the Center) conducted the online meeting with MapAction, a leading British NGO in the field of mapping and formation of databases. During the meeting the parties discussed the joint work plan for the creation of a data bank, building technical […]

Regional Forum – Meeting of Heads of Emergency Authorities of Central Asia Held in Almaty

On April 27, 2018 the leaders and representatives of the emergency authorities of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan, diplomatic missions, international and non-governmental organizations, the International Civil Defense Organization discussed important issues on strengthening and improving cooperation in the field of emergency situations, such as the Regional emergency response mechanism, Regional registry of forces […]