Prevention and mitigation of consequences of man-made cross-border disasters in the region Vidin-Zajecar

Project code:CB007.1.31.304
Project call:CB007.1
Priority axis / Specific objective:3.1 Joint Risk Management
Type of project:Investment
Project duration in months:24
Project final contract amount:547711.82 €
Project EU co-financing rate:85.00 %
Project start date:23.11.2016
Project end date:22.11.2018
Project intervention field:087 - Adaptation to climate change measures and prevention and management of climate related risks e.g. erosion, fires, flooding, storms and drought, including awareness raising, civil protection and disaster management systems and infrastructures
Project summary:

The project general objective is: To prevent and mitigate the consequences оf man-made cross-border disasters in the region Vidin-Zajecar.

The project envisages: Supply of equipment for Vidin, Supply of equipment for Zajecar, Demonstrational cleaning of two landfills in Vidin, Demonstrational cleaning of two landfills in Zajecar, Exchange of experience for employees of Municipality of Zajar in Vidin; Training to enhance capacity in the field of disaster prevention related to human activities, Development of detailed research on the cross-border impact from illegal dumps on the territory of the municipality of Vidin and municipality of Zajecar.

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Leading partner
Municipality of Vidin
City of Zajecar