Continuous Cooperation with Local Authorities
A CMDR COE team attended the initial planning conference (IPC) of the Belene 2021 Exercise, where discussed and demonstrated the capabilities of the Centre’s Operations Laboratory in support to the decision-making process during the exercise execution. The Municipality of Belene, headed by its mayor, Mr Milen Pavlov Dulev organized and hosted this planning event which was held on 24 February 2021 in the municipal premises.
The exercise aims are to train the actions of the municipal headquarters for the implementation of the municipal disaster response plan. The specification of the exercise prepared by CMDR COE was the main topic of the meeting.
The conference was attended by representatives of the local authority of Belene, Regional Directorate and Regional Service Fire Safety and Civil Protection, Regional Police Department, militaries from engineer unit 28880, Branch for Emergency Medical Aid from the local hospital of the town of Belene, Water supply and sewerage company, electric CEZ Company.
All agreed that the main planning conference will be held again in the Municipality of Belene on 24 March 2021.
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
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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
A training session took place on June 7, 2023, at the Bulgarian Ministry of Foreign Affairs...» 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