Development of a training program on Management of Disaster Prevention, Preparedness and Rapid Response
|Year of approval:||2015|
|Source of funding:||Office for the CEI Fund at the EBRD|
|Implementation Date:||January 2016 - December 2016|
Description:The project is based on the already existing collaboration between the Istituto Superiore di Sanità, main institute active in the research, audit, technical and scientific advisory in the field of the public health system in Italy and the Institute of Public Health of Serbia “Dr Milan Jovanović Batut”. The joint action has been confirmed by the signature of a MoU in May 2014 betwenn the two institutions.
The main objective of the project is to set up a training programme in Serbia on the Environmental Disaster Prevention and Management. The project aims at filling the gap between what is perceived as lacking - by transferring knowledge in relation to the design and the development of the training activities - and the actual needs.The project objectives will be focused on the strengthening and enhancing the activities of the Institute of Public Health of Serbia to be ready to respond to natural disasters. Furthermore, it will provide decision-makers and other stakeholders with more effective and timely action plans as well as will improve expertise of the beneficiary’s personnel in order to increase their knowledge and management capacity towards adverse events.