The Center and the Regional Office of the World Bank for Europe and Central Asia reached an agreement on the development and strengthening of further cooperation in the field of DRR and ES in the CA

On May 04, 2022, a bilateral meeting with representatives of the World Bank Regional Office for Europe and Central Asia was held at the Center for Emergency Situations and Disaster Risk Reduction.

Mrs. Chyi-Yun Huang, the World Bank Senior Urban Development and Disaster Risk Management Specialist, was introduced to the activities of the Center, strategic directions and priorities for the current year, and results achieved over the years of the Center's existence.

During the meeting, the most pressing issues of bilateral cooperation between the Center and the World Bank were discussed. Mrs. Chyi-Yun Huang confirmed the willingness of the World Bank to continue expanding dialogue and interaction with the Center, including the practical implementation of joint projects in DRR and emergency situations. As a result of the meeting, the parties reached a complete understanding of all issues.