Lead partner country:
PL BY UA



PRIORITY 3 - Networking and people-to-people cooperation

Strengthening of the institutional potential of cooperation between rescue services from Rzeszów and Uzhhorod through improvement of rescue-extinguishing techniques together with information and experiences exchange

Lead PartnerMunicipal Headquarters of State Fire Service, Rzeszów (Poland)


Partnership Uzhhorod District Department of Emergency Situations Ministry (Ukraine)



Total budget192 078,54 €


Programme Contribution172 870,69 €


Duration6 months



Measure3.1. Regional and local cross-border cooperation capacity building


Project ref. numberIPBU.03.01.00-18-680/11



The main project objective is to strengthen institutional potential of cooperation between rescue services from Rzeszów and Uzhgorod through improvement of rescue-extinguishing techniques together with exchange of information and experience. The partners want to increase efficiency of the fire service in Podkarpacki Region and Zakarpattia to counteract common threats to the environment posed by floods, fires, road accidents and road collisions.

The project shall result in acquiring new skills by firefighters and in establishing new institutional capacity to implement joint projects in the future. The project activities include first aid training courses, trainings on proper safe action in case of flooding, liquidation of flood damages, trainings to improve extinguishing techniques inside the buildings and trainings on road accidents and collisions rescue actions. In addition the project will bring the partners possibility to purchase new equipment to increase efficiency of the rescue actions. Study visits in Poland and Ukraine are also planned to assess project outcomes and to schedule further cooperation proposals.


 

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