Building Cross-border Capacity to Perform Joint Activities in Tough Environment
Priority and subpriority:
Priority 1. Increased cohesion of the Programme area, 1.2 Enhancing joint management of public services and resources
Start date and expiry date:
2014-01-01 - 2015-06-30

State Fire and Rescue Service of Latvia and Estonian Rescue Board are seeking to improve first responders’ efficiency and effectiveness regarding response time to an emergency and at the same time develop capacity and capability to work in rough environment such as areas with a difficult or limited access and remote areas with a shortage of water resources. The main identified problems for such territories in the border area are grass wildfires, bush fires and open peat and forest fires.

3 047 560.59 EUR
ERDF contribution:
1 199 996.16 EUR
Contact person:
Rūdolfs Āzens -

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