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EU Civil Protection Mechanism Factsheet (Last updated 15/01/2020)

What is it? The overall objective of the EU Civil Protection Mechanism is to strengthen cooperation between the EU Member States and 6 Participating States in the field of civil protection, with a...

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New tool helps withstand hybrid and cascading risk scenarios

By Andrew Bower and Nicholas Ramos BRUSSELS, 4 July 2019 - The UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR), the European Centre of Excellence for Countering Hybrid Threats (Hybrid CoE) and the...

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Reassessing CBRN Threats in a Changing Global Environment

Threats related to chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear (CBRN) use are evolving rapidly alongside changes in the political environment and developments in technology. The continued use of...

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Soil Pollution: A Hidden Reality

Report sounds alarm on soil pollution How is soil contamination affecting our food and putting our health at risk? Information gaps cloud the answer 2 May 2018, Rome - Soil pollution poses a...

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Tackling Weapon Contamination

ASSESSING THE RISKS The ICRC has the expertise and know-how to evaluate the consequences of weapon contamination and CBRN hazards on the civilian population, and therefore design suitable mitigation...

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