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Сountries of Central Asia Discussed and Decided about the Strengthening of Regional Cooperation for Disaster and Emergencies Risk Reduction in 2019-2021

The regular Regional Forum- Meeting of the Heads of the Emergency Authorities of the Central Asian countries within the framework of Central Asia plus Japan dialogue was held in Bishkek city, the Kyrgyz Republic, 11-12 July 2019. The participants accounted for more than 60 people – leaders and representatives of the countries of Central Asia, […]

Drought Monitoring in Central Asia

On 4-5 July 2019, the experts from the Netherlands, Kazakhstan, Mongolia, Tajikistan, Thailand, Uzbekistan, Russia, and South Korea participated in an expert meeting on the development of the decision-making tools for monitoring and early warning of drought in Central Asia. The meeting organized by the UN Economic and Social Commission for Asia and Pacific became […]

Perspectives of CESDRR and UNDRR Cooperation

On July 2, 2019, the management of Center held a meeting with the Deputy Head of the Regional UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR) Mr. Abhilash Panda and Sebastien Penzini, program officer of the European UNDRR Office. During the meeting, the parties discussed further cooperation of the CESDRR and UNDRR for the disaster risk […]

Training on GIS, Data and Mapping at East Kazakhstan DES

Center for Emergency Situations and Disaster Risk Reduction, in cooperation with the British NGO MapAction, provider of professional mapping services in the field of natural and technogenic emergencies, under the previously signed agreement on mutual cooperation and the 2019 Cooperation Plan is conducting a training on geographic information systems, data management and mapping for the […]

Center Participated in Introductory Seminar on Evaluation of Tailings in Central Asia

On 11 – 13 June 2019 in Kokshetau, Akmola region, the Secretariat of the Convention of the Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) on Industrial accidents held an introductory workshop on the assessment within the UNECE project to strengthen the safety of mining operations, such as tailings in Central Asia. The event was attended by representatives of state bodies […]

Training for specialists-psychologists of CoES MIA RK

June 14, 2019 concluded the five-day training for 45 specialists-psychologists of the regional branches of the Committee for Emergency Situations of the Ministry of Internal Affair of the Republic of Kazakhstan  on the topics “Psychological assistance for children and disabled, affected by the emergencies” and “Innovative methods of emergency psychological assistance, mental regulation and self-regulation”. […]

FAO training conducted at the Center

On June 18, 2019, Almaty, Kazakhstan — How to count the damage and losses in the agricultural sector caused by natural disasters of various kinds and scales, what methodology should be used to collect information so that the collected data in the countries and regions of the world can be analyzed, aggregated and compared, and […]

Conference and Training for psychologists of CoES MIA RK

On June 10-14, 2019, Center for Emergency Situations and Disaster Risk Reduction is holding a conference and training for 45 specialists-psychologists of the Committee for Emergency Situations of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan titled “Psychological Assistance for Children and Disabled Affected during Emergencies”, “Innovative Methods of Emergency Psychological Assistance, Mental […]

Cash-Based Assistance in Central Asia

On June 6-7, 2019, UNICEF Regional Office for Europe and Central Asia jointly with International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent are conducting training on Cash-Based Assistance in the Context of a Major Earthquake in Central Asia Including Using Social Protection Systems. The training is conducted with the support of the Center for Emergency […]

Foreign Guests Visited Medeo and CESDRR

On May 28, 2019, Center for Emergency Situations and Diaster Risk Reduction participated in the Meeting about the overview of the activities of Switzerland in Central Asia in the water management field. During the meeting, specialists of Kazselezhashita (Kazakhstani mudflow agency) briefed the participants with the Medeu high-altitude anti mudslide protection structure. The unique experience […]