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Joint solutions for emergency situations - ROBG 122

Joint initiatives and solutions in addressing emergency situations in the cross border area

What’s the goal?

To improve joint risk management in the cross-border area by purchasing specific vehicles, machinery and equipment and raising awareness regarding emergency situations.

What’s the budget?

1,174,231.91 euro, out of which 998,097.12 euro ERDF

Target at the half of the implementation period: 552,231 euro

Who is doing it?

Lead Beneficiary (LB): Municipality of Drobeta Turnu Severin (Romania)

Beneficiary 2 (B2): Belogradchik Municipality (Bulgaria)

When is it happening?

Start date: 02.02.2017

End date: 01.02.2020

Duration: 36 months from the date of the last signature of the contract

Where is it happening?

Drobeta Turnu Severin in Romania

Belogradchik in Bulgaria

How is it going to happen?                      

  • Building an early warning system and purchasing of specific intervention machineries and equipment
  • Joint actions to raise awareness to the target groups regarding prevention and management risk in the cross-border area
  • Organizing seminars and awareness raising campaigns
  • Creating and publication of a joint study on joint risk management
  • Organizing press conferences, creating and distributing information and publicity materials
  • 1 joint simulated exercise in case of emergency
  • 1 common intervention group
  • 1 common group of emergency situation management

What will be the results (what’s the contribution to the Programme)?

Programme outputs: at least 5000 people benefiting from flood protection measures; at least 5000 people benefiting from forest fire protection measures; 117,353 people benefiting from actions of risk management; 1 long-term joint partnership in the field of joint early warning and emergency response in the cross-border area.

Programme results: raising the quality of the joint risk management in the CBC area

Project status

Municipality of Drobeta Turnu Severin has signed the main contracts. Information and publicity materials have been realised. Office equipment have been procured, the project design has been realised, permits and construction authorisation have been achieved, 3 seminars on emergency situations raising awareness and 24 campaigns in schools were organised.

LB purchased 2 utility vans, 2 trucks and a Snow blade backhoe.The contract for electronic sirens, alarm plant and works for installation was signed.

B2 purchased a machine for crushing of wood type trailer with its own engine and hydraulic rotor drive, attachments for crushing branches, a tractor, a sledge-car, fire-fighting vehicle of small volume.

Project is ongoing.

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