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Boat with two responders on the water.

Floods

Repository of documents on floods, including flood simulation, risk-modelling, adaptation and early warning.
Firefighter during a wildfire

Wildfires

Information on wildfires, including EU response, prevention, lessons learnt and maps.
Civil protection experts during a FSX DOMINO exercise

CBRNE

Resources on Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear and Explosives (CBRNE) resilience, including preparedness, reserves, and training.
Seaside affected by pollution.

Maritime

Information on maritime issues, including marine pollution, environmental impact, prevention measures and response strategies.
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Resilience

Resources related to resilience, including strategies, best practices, and case studies in disaster management.
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Climate change

The changing climate, including its impacts, adaptation strategies, and mitigation efforts, will have large effects for civil protection.
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Research papers

An open access repository of research by (and of relevance to) the Civil Protection and Disaster Risk Management community.
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Reports and books

The latest reports and publications from the Civil Protection community, covering topics such as science, climate change and disaster preparedness.
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Legal documentation

Legal documentation related to civil protection, including regulations, policies, and guidelines.
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Case studies

Case studies from civil protection partners, including on DG ECHO and Horizon projects.
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Policies and plans

Policies and plans related to civil protection, including national and international frameworks.
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Training material

Training and exercises in the field of civil protection, including materials from DG ECHO.
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Guidelines and manuals

Guidelines and manuals related to civil protection, providing practical information and procedures.
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Miscellaneous

Various resources covering a range of topics related to civil protection and disaster risk management.
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