Seventh ECO International Conference on Disaster Risk Management opens in Gabala
Baku, Azerbaijan, June 4
The seventh International Conference on Disaster Risk Management of the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) opened in Gabala on June 4, Kanal S regional TV channel reported on Wednesday.
The heads and representatives of state organizations of ECO member-states (Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, Iran, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Pakistan, Tajikistan, Turkey and Turkmenistan), responsible for managing emergency situations, attend the conference.
The main purpose of the international conference is to intensify the cooperation of relevant organizations of ECO member states and international organizations in the areas of civil defense, protection of citizens and territories from natural and manmade emergency situations.
The international conference is held at the initiative of the ECO and the Azerbaijani Ministry of Emergency Situations.
The conference will complete on June 5.
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