DG ECHO Delegation Visit to Armenia

On 21-23 June 2017 the DG ECHO delegation was in Armenia on a monitoring visit in the frame of the project DIPECHO IV in Southern Caucasus.

On 23 June a meeting between the delegation and the DIPECHO partners was held, hosted by the Disaster Risk Reduction National Platform (DRR NP) Foundation.
The main goal of the meeting was to introduce:
– the partnership between the Foundation and DIPECHO partners (UN Development Program, UN Children’s Fund, Armenian Red Cross Society, “Save the Children” organization, Oxfam/OxYGen) and the projects jointly implemented;
– the challenges the Foundation faces and the ways of overcoming them. ... Read More

“The Minimum Initial Services Package (MISP) in Emergency Situations” Training in Sisian

On 10-11 June 2017 “The Minimum Initial Services Package (MISP) in Emergency Situations” training was implemented in Sisian city for its fire-rescuers and health workers.

The aim of the training was to transmit the fire-rescuers and health workers appropriate skills and knowledge that will enable them to organize as well as provide emergency reproduction services to pregnant women and those giving birth to a baby in emergency situations which, in its turn, will decrease and prevent mortality and morbidity rates. ... Read More