Preparations for the 3rd EVCPF Conference
14th October 2013

Preparations for the 3rd EVCPF Conference On the 10th October 2013 some members of the European Voluntary Civil Protection Forum met in Vienna to discuss and prepare lectures and presentations for the 3rd Conference in November.

Anders M. Johansson (Swedish Civil Protection Association), Jozef Rudik (Civil Protection Association of the Kosice region), György Lesko (Regional Disaster Management and Civil Protection Association, Miskolc) and Walter Schwarzl (Austrian Civil Protection Association) were present at the meeting.

At the meeting the members of EVCPF talked about the importance of prevention and that every citizen should be prepared to emergencies. The topic of the workshop is “Citizens as first responders in incidents and crisis”. The members have developed opportunities to encourage the citizens to take precautions.

Each member spoke about his organization´s activities that are especially helpful for prevention and activities which they are particularly proud of.

After that the topics for each presentation has been specified.