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.
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.
Riga, 9 January 2015. – On 12 January at 9.00 (UTC), in the National Library of Latvia Minister for the Interior,Rihards Kozlovskis, and Minister for Welfare,Uldis Augulis,will open the two-day workshop on the needs of persons with disabilities throughout the disaster management cycle.