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Abstract

The NEDIES project is being conducted at Ispra by the Institute for the Protection and the Security of the Citizen (IPSC), of the EC Joint Research Centre (JRC). The objective of the project is to support the Commission of the European Communities, the Member States and other EU organizations in their efforts to prevent and prepare for natural and environmental disasters and to manage their consequences.

A main NEDIES activity is to produce lessons learnt reports based on experience gained from past disasters. This report discusses lessons learnt from recent storm disasters. It is based on the contributions presented at a NEDIES meeting held at Ispra JRC on 3 and 4 May 2001. .

Additional information

Authors: COLOMBO A G, JRC, Institute for the Protection and the Security of the Citizen, Ispra (IT);VETERE ARELLANO A L (EDITORS), JRC, Institute for the Protection and the Security of the Citizen, Ispra (IT)
Bibliographic Reference: EUR 19941 EN (2001), pp. 45. Euro: Free of charge
Availability: Available from JRC Information & Public Relations Unit, European Commission. Fax: +32-2-2996322 and JRC Information & Public Relations Unit, Ispra (IT) Fax: +39-0332-785409
Record Number: 200114194 / Last updated on: 2001-12-19
Category: PUBLICATION
Original language: en
Available languages: en