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Croatia National Platform

Description

Croatia National Protection and Rescue Directorate

Affiliated to Ministry of Interior
(Hrvatska platforma za smanjenje rizika od katastrofa)
Date of Creation: November 2009 Website: http://www.duzs.hr/; www.platforma.hr
History
Founded in 2009, as multi-sector, interdisciplinary in practice, advisory body to the Government of the Republic of Croatia, held conferences every year and was redesigned during 2016 into a more pro-active body on two levels.

Structure
The Platform Committee is a body established by the Government to coordinate all activities of the Croatian Platform. The administrator of the Platform is the National Protection and Rescue Directorate The Structure and members of the Committee and the Main Working Group:


Budget 
The budget is envisaged in the budget of the National Protection and Rescue Directorate.

Mandate
Platform is an umbrella body leading to major risks reduction through continuous risk prioritisation in order to achieve: smart investments, sectorial active involvement, prevent recourse squandering (knowledge, data, money, etc.), create an active network of educated and fully involved individuals and Vertical and horizontal cooperation

Activities

At the proposal of the National Protection and Rescue Directorate, in March 2009 the Government of the Republic of Croatia has brought forth a decision on holding a conference on Croatian Platform for disaster risk reduction which is to take place every year under the chairmanship of the Croatian Government’s representatives. The Decision founded the Croatian Platform Committee under the chairmanship of the Croatian vice prime minister including members from all ministries and other state administration bodies and calling upon representatives of the Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts, large economic entities, public companies non-governmental organizations that deal with protection and rescue, especially Croatian Red

National Platform Focal Point

HFA Focal Point


  • Alternative Contact:
  • Contact:Head of Department
  • Phone:+385 136 500 77 +385 911 121 013
  • Fax:+385 136 500 25


 
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