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French firefighting experts visit Latvia


From 28th of September till 2nd October French and Latvian firefighting expert exchange visit is taking place in Latvia. 

34th meeting of Directors-General for Civil Protection to take place in Jūrmala


On 29-30 April, the 34th meeting of the Directors-General for Civil Protection will take place in Jūrmala. During the meeting, the directors will discuss the latest issues and developments in the fieldof civil protection.

Latvia will provide humanitarian aid for Ukraine


Riga, 23 January 2015 – The Cabinet of Ministers issued an order about humanitarian aid for Ukraine. The basis of this decision is the letter received from the European Commission Humanitarian Aid and Civil Protection department director–general Klaus Sorensen with the appeal to give humanitarian assistance for Ukraine.

Experts: There needs to be a change of thinking for inclusive disaster management


Riga, 13 January 2015. – Today one of the presidency official events - the two-day workshop on the needs of persons with disabilities throughout the disaster management cycle was concluded by agreeing that during disasters the needs of persons with disabilities are only partly considered and solutions must be found for improvement of this situation.

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