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.
On the occasion of the World Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Day» read more
The tenth meeting of the CMDR COE governing body» read more
Command Post Exercise (CPX), "SEVEN STARS 22", 03-07 OCT 2022» read more
Crisis Response Operation Planners Professional Development Course (12-16 Sep 22)» read more
The CMDR COE Team won the cup in the category Governmental Institutions at the 8th Sofia Ekiden (Relay) Marathon on 6 September 2022.» read more
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An Annex to the Tehnical Agreement was signed between the CMDR COE and the Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy formalizing the commitment to implement the agreed activities within the next 5 years.» read more
The European Security and Defence College (ESDC) had the honour of co-organising the course on Disaster Relief in CSDP Context, together with the Crisis Management and Disaster Response Centre of Excellence, the Diplomatic Institute to the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Bulgaria and the Romanian National College of Home Affairs.» read more
Interns present their research on CMDR-related topics.» read more
The aim of the course is to provide basic knowledge about the impact of man-made, natural and climate driven disasters on the European Security.» read more
CMDR COE Director awarded for contribution» read more
The CMDR COE new approach to reducing plastic pollution.» read more
In hybrid mode from 6 to 9 June 2022» read more
The CMDR COE is proud to announce that on 31st of May 2022 a meeting with representatives from The United Kingdom Embassy to Bulgaria and the United States Embassy to Bulgaria was held.» read more
On 31st of May, 2022, General Yaşar Güler, Commander of the Turkish Armed Forces paid an official visit to CMDR COE.» read more