During video conference the initiatives of the project “iNSItu: natural solutions to flood-affected communities” have been discussed. The project is being implemented with the financial support of Switzerland. Among the participants of the video conference were the representatives of the NGO Agency for Sustainable Development of the Carpathian Region “Forza”, the Main Department of the SES of Ukraine in Ivano-Frankivsk oblast, community leaders who are involved in the project. The specialists of the Main Department of the SES of Ukraine in Chernivtsi oblast also took part in online meeting. They discussed the project activities in Banyliv, Ust-Putyla and Vashkivtsi territorial communities.
It should be noted that this project aims to help communities affected by the floods in the summer of 2020. The online meeting suggested solutions to increase the resilience of communities to floods in site and other emergencies caused by climate change. The participants got acquainted with the measures that have already been taken to achieve the goal of the project – for example, providing communities with special equipment against floods in the mountains.