The second phase of the project "Improving the effectiveness of the response of Ukrainian emergency rescue services in emergency situations" is being implemented within the framework of the program "Polish Aid for the Development 2018" on the teretorry of the Ivano-Frankivsk Oblast.
An introductory seminar of the Therapeutic Dogs for Ukraine project took place in the Donetsk region under the patronage of the German Society for International Cooperation. It was attended by the psychologists of the General Directorate, the Pyrotechnician and the dog Sem.
Recently, the SESU rescuers took part in the XIV Championship of the World of Fire and Applied Sport, which took place from 10 to 16 September in the town of Banska Bystrica, Slovak Republic.
A coordination meeting on water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH Cluster) was held in Kramatorsk, Donetsk region, recently. The purpose of the event was to discuss the best practices of coordination in emergency situations in the Donetsk region.
Donbas is one of the world’s largest coal mining technologically saturated regions, where the state of the environment has always caused serious concern among experts. Military aggression, economic crisis and ignoring of ecological risks by the “authorities” of the occupied territories in the near future can lead to catastrophic consequences. The Ukrainian side for more than four years has no access to the territory seized by the militants, which does not allow to fully assess the damage done to the environment and take appropriate measures to respond to existing threats.