Conference – Establishment of the National Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction, 16 December 2014, Podgorica, Montenegro

Tuesday, 16. December 2014

The “Conference – Establishment of the National Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction” was Montenegrin contribution to the DPPI SEE Disaster Management Training Programme (DMTP) and was hosted by the Directorate for Emergency Management of the Ministry of Interior of Montenegro and co-organised by UNISDR Europe Region Office.

The aim of the event was to establish the National Platform for disaster risk reduction in cooperation with other relevant state ministries, agencies and administrations and local authorities, and with the presence of the DPPI SEE member countries and international organisations with experience in disaster risk reduction, through information exchange on best practices and lessons learned in the filed of establishing and maintaining the work of the national platforms for disaster risk reduction.

​The conference was attended by over 170 participants from different Montenegrin ministries and other governmental institutions and agencies. In addition, 10 experts form 6 DPPI SEE member countries (Bulgaria, Croatia, Macedonia, Serbia, Slovenia and Turkey) contributed to the conference programme.

Detailed information on the conference can be found in the Event Report