Based on the proposal of the Protection and Rescue Sector of Ministry of Security of Bosnia and Herzegovina, in May 2012 the Council of Ministers of Bosnia and Herzegovina adopted the Information about the Establishment the Disaster Risk Reduction Platform of Bosnia and Herzegovina.
The Council of Ministers of Bosnia and Herzegovina tasked the Ministry of Security to establish, in cooperation with relevant Entity and Brcko District Institutions in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Disaster Risk Reduction Platform as a permanent forum for the exchange and provision of opinions, proposals and achievements contributing to disaster risk reduction in all areas of human activities.
The First Conference of the Disaster Risk Reduction Platform of Bosnia and Herzegovina was held on 25-26 March 2013, in the Parliamentary Assembly of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Sarajevo.
The First Conference of the Disaster Risk Reduction Platform of Bosnia and Herzegovina gathered the representatives of the protection and rescue structures in BH, governmental bodies, scientific and academic institutions, private businesse, NGOs, local communities, international and regional organisations, as well as numerous representatives of the media.
National Platform Focal Point:
Ministry of Security
Assistant Minister, Head of Protection and Rescue Sector
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