A distinguished visit
On the 28th of August 2023, the Crisis Management and Disaster Response Centre of Excellence (CMDR COE) had the privilege to welcome a delegation from Embassy of the Republic of Korea in Sofia led by H.E. Jongin Bae.
The CMDR COE presented to the delegation the concept, vision, principles, COEs network, and specifically the organization of CMDR COE. Additionally, the Centre’s Branch Chiefs introduced the main activities and projects performed in their Branches. It underlined the wide opportunities for possible contribution and collaboration. Such a process is open for all NATO and PfP members, as well as for NATO's Mediterranean Dialogue, Istanbul Cooperation Initiative, and Global partners.
The distinguished guests again expressed interest on the opportunities for non-NATO nations to collaborate with the Centre and the possible advantages of cooperation.
From 04-08 DEC 2023 in CMDR COE premises will be conducted the CMDREPT course.
The course aims at building skills enabling the integration of comprehensive crisis management and disaster response (CMDR) and humanitarian assistance (HA) perspectives in exercise planning.
The CMDR COE Director Colonel Orlin Nikolov and the Operational Labs Section Head Colonel Kostadin Lazarov delivered and presented an article at the Conference on the subject “Refugee Flow Management and Resilience Implications”, as well presented on the NATO Booth NMSG-221 Research Task Group "M&S Support for Building Resilience and Mass Movement Flow".» read more
Empowering Leaders with Critical Skills in Crisis Management» read more
MSG – 221: M&S in Support of Building Resilience and Management of People Mass Movement» read more
From 24 to 26 October 2023 in Sofia, Bulgaria was conducted the 4th CMDR COE AAB and the 11th CMDR COE SC meetings.» read more
Successful completion of the NATO-approved Gender Focal Point Course online iteration» read more
The CMDR COE successfully concluded an Expert Workshop on Gender Perspectives» read more
CMDR COE Collaborates with Jordan in Evaluating Earthquake Preparedness.» read more
A course for the Jordanian Public Security Directorate» read more
Agreement with the University of National and World Economy (UNWE).» read more
11-16 June 2023» read more
On Tuesday 6th of June 2023, the Director of Big Data for Smart Society Institute (GATE), Prof. Silvia Ilieva...» read more
11th Annual CMDR COE Conference» read more
That’s a wrap for the first 2023 iteration of the Gender Focal Point course!» read more