To participate in an exchange, the approval of your National Training Coordinator (NTC) is mandatory.

The contact details for the NTCs are listed below according to the category of the eligible countries:

The contact details for your designated National Training Coordinator can be found by clicking on the respective country below:


Austria Belgium Bulgaria Cyprus
Czech Republic Germany Denmark Estonia
Spain Finland France Greece
Hungary Croatia Iceland Italy
Ireland Lithuania Luxembourg Latvia
North Macedonia Malta Montenegro Netherlands
Norway Poland Portugal Romania
Serbia Sweden Slovenia Slovakia
Turkey
United Kingdom
 
 


Eligible third countries:

PPRD SOUTH

Southern Neighborhood countries:

Algeria Egypt Israel Jordan
Lebanon Libya Morocco Palestine
Tunisia      


PPRD EAST

Eastern Neighborhood countries:

Armenia  Azerbaijan Belarus Georgia 
Moldova Ukraine    


WESTERN BALKANS

Albania  Bosnia and Herzegovina  Kosovo*  

*this designation is without prejudice to positions on status, and is in line with UNSCR 1244 and the ICJ Opinion on the Kosovo Declaration of Independence

 

 

 

Albania

Maksimiljan DHIMA (Mr.)
Director of the Directorate of Planning and Coordination of Civil Emergencies
General Directorate of Civil Emergencies
Ministry of Defense

Phone: +355 694131960
Mobile: +355 692104313

maksimiljan.dhima@gmail.com
maksimiljan.dhima@mod.gov.al
Maksimiljan.Dhima@mb.gov.al

Fatjona XHAFERI (Ms.)
Ministry of Defense

Fatjona.Xhaferi@mb.gov.al

Dukate DODAJ (Ms.)
Ministry of Defense

Dukate.Dodaj@mb.gov.al

Algeria

Fouad Lalaoui
General Administration of Civil Protection. Lieutenant – Colonel 

 f_lalaoui@hotmail.com
 
f.lalaoui@protectioncivile.dz

Tel: +213 661 69 74 81

Armenia

Artavazd Davtyan
Head of Population Protection
and Organization of Disasters Consequences Elimination Department of Rescue Service
Ministry of Emergency Situations

Phone: +374 91 51 10 40

a.davtyan@mes.am
davtyan.artavazd@gmail.com

Austria

Michael FELFERNIG
Federal Ministry of Interior 
Department II/13/b
International Crisis and Disaster Management
Minoritenplatz 9, 1010 Vienna, Austria

Phone: +43 664 856 98 03
Fax: +43 1 53126 3129

michael.felfernig@bmi.gv.at
bmi-II-13-b@bmi.gv.at  

Azerbaijan

Mr. Jeyhun ISGANDARLI
Senior Advisor of International Relations 
Department, Ministry of Emergency Situations

Tel.: +994 55 64 64 748

Jeyhun.Isgandarli@fhn.gov.az 

Belarus

Sviatlana Shotskaya
Head of the Sector of International Projects
Ministry of Emergency Situation

Tel: +375 17 328 51 81

svshotskaya@tut.by  

Belgium

Ms. Anne BAETENS
Home Affairs
National Centre of expertise for civil protection
Rue de Louvain 1
1000 Brussels

Phone:+32 2 5002355
Fax: +32 2 5002458
Mobile: +32 473 809530

Anne.Baetens@ibz.fgov.be

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Samir HUSEINBASIĆ (Mr.)
Head of Department for Structure and Training
Protection and Rescue Sector
Ministry of Security

Ms. Mirnesa SOFTIC
Expert Advisor in IT Networks in the
Operational Communicational Centre
of the Protection and Rescue
 
Phone: +387 33 492 730
Mobile: +387 62 152 528
Phone: +387 33 492 783
Mobile: + 387 62 765 596

Bulgaria

Ms. Daniela ILIEVA 
Mr. Peter BONEV 
30 Nikola Gabrovski str., 1172 Sofia 

Phone: + 359 2 960 10 253 
Mobile: +359 883 329 865 
Phone: + 359 2 960 10 333 Fax: +359 2 862 60 24 
Mobile: +359 884 308 772

deilieva.160@mvr.bg
phbonev.160@mvr.bg

Croatia

Ms. Vesna FAJFER
Ms. Karla MEDURECAN 
National Protection and Rescue Directorate
Ministry of Interior
Directorate for Civil Protection
Nehajska 5, 10 000 Zagreb, Croatia
 
Phone: +385 1 3650 074
Fax: +385 1 3650 025
Phone: +385 1 3650 077
Fax: +385 1 3650 025

vfajfer@mup.hr
kmedjurecan@mup.hr

Cyprus

Mr. Kyriacos HADJIGEORGIOU
Ministry of Interior
Cyprus Civil Defence

23 John Kennedy Street, CY 2314 Lakatamia 
P.O.Box 23830
CY 1686 Nicosia

Phone: +357 22403448
Fax: +357 22 315 638 

khadjigeorgiou@cd.moi.gov.cy
pliassides@cd.moi.gov.cy

Czech Republic

Mr. Martin PÁVEK 
Mr. Radim KŘENEK
Ministry of Interior 

Fire Rescue Service Czech Republic 
Kloknerova 26, 
P.O. Box 69 
CZ- 148 01 Prague 414 

Phone: +420 950 819 642
Mobile: +420 725 169 247
Phone: +420 950 819 854
Fax: +420 725 294 275

radim.krenek@grh.izscr.cz
martin.pavek@grh.izscr.cz

Denmark

Mr. Kasper Borg NIELSEN
Danish Emergency Management Agency (DEMA), 

Centre for Education 
Datavej 16 
DK-3460 Birkerød 

Phone: +45 45 90 60 00 
Direct: +45 4590 60 71 
Fax: +45 45 90 60 60

brs-udd-26@brs.dk 

Egypt

Mr. Mohamed BAYOUMI
General Administration of Civil Protection
Tel: +20 022 793 2872
Mobile: +20 01061855999; +20 01158220085
 

Estonia

contact point for exchange of experts:
Mr. Valdo HELMELAID
Estonian Rescue Board
Raua 2
10124 Tallinn

Phone: +372 6282125

valdo.helmelaid@rescue.ee

contact point for trainings and exercises:
Mr. Kaarel-Hannes KELLER
Estonian Rescue Board 
Raua 2 
EE 10124 Tallin

Phone: +3726282141 

Hannes.Keller@rescue.ee

Finland

Ms. Laura HOKKANEN
Emergency Services College (Pelastusopisto)
PO Box 1122  70821 Kuopio
Mobile: +358 50 439 1067
Phone: +358 295 453 536
M. Ville-Veikko PITKÄNEN  
E-mail3: villeveikko.pitkanen@pelastusopisto.fi 
 

France

Chef de la mission des relations internationales 
Mr. Bernard RAJAU Chargé de Mission
Mr. Frédéric HARRAULT

Fench General Directorate of Civil Protection and Crisis Management 
DGSCGC/ MRI 1 Place Beauvau 
FR 75 008 Paris

Rajau Office Phone: + 33 1 72 71 66 26 Mobile: +33 611843253 
Harrault Office Phone: + 33 1 72 71 66 27

bernard.rajau@interieur.gouv.fr 
frederic.harrault@interieur.gouv.fr

Georgia

Mr. Otar KERESELIDZE
Head of Supervision and Civil - Military Cooperation sub- Unit of
Civil Safety Division
Emergency Management Agency
Ministry of Internal Affairs
 
Tel: +995 2 41 39 42 ; +995 2 41 44 52
Mobile: +995 577 92 04 97
 

Germany

Mr. Claus HÖLLEIN 
Bundesanstalt THW 
Novizenweg 1 
D -73765 Neuhausen a.d.F. 

Phone: + 49 7158 931 121 
Mobile: +49 175 587 17 92 
Fax: +49 7158 931 111

claus.hoellein@thw.de 
doris.freiberger@thw.de

Greece

Ms. Olga KAKALIAGOU
Ministry of Interior and Administrative Reconstruction
General Secretariat for Civil Protection
2, Evangelistrias St 
GR 105 63 Athens 

Phone: +30 213 1510 911 Fax: +30 2131510 935 

kakaliagou@gscp.gr

Hungary

Ms. Agnes BARTA 

National Directorate General for Disaster Management
Department for International Relations
Ministry of the Interior, Hungary
1149 Budapest, Mogyoródi út 43.

Phone: +36 1 469 4152 
Fax: +36 1 469 4199 

hucivpro@katved.gov.hu

Iceland

Mr. Rögnvaldur ÓLAFSSON
Department of Civil Protection and Emergency Management 
Skulagata 21 
IS – 101 Reykjavik 

Phone: +354-444-2500 

rognvaldur@logreglan.is 

Ireland

Mr. Karl LAWLOR
National Directorate for Fire and Emergency Management
Department of the Environment
Community & Local Government
Custom House, Dublin 1 

Phone: +353-1-8882467
Fax: +353-1-8882645 

karl.lawlor@housing.gov.ie 
paul.rock@housing.gov.ie

Israel

Daniele LANZA
Head of the International Affairs Department
Strategic Cooperation and Assistance Division
National Emergency Management Authority (NEMA)
 
Tel: +972(0)3-697-7229
Mobile: +972(0)50-6298977
 

Italy

Ms. Grazia CURALLI 
Civil Protection Department, 
International Relations Unit 
Via Ulpiano 11 
IT 00193 Rome 

Phone: +39 06 6820 2509 Fax: +39 06 6889 2674 
Mobile: +39 320 4326 153 

grazia.curalli@protezionecivile.it

stefania.sbroglia@protezionecivile.it

Jordan

Mr. Azwar AL DABUDEE 
Director of Disaster Department
The General Directorate of Jordan Civil Defense
 
Tel: +962 772306999
 

Kosovo

Mustaf GASHI (Mr.)
Acting Director of Operations Department
Emergency Management Agency

Phone: +383 (0) 382 0019 725
Mobile: +383 44167 626
mustaf.gashi@rks-gov.net

Alush BEQIRI (Mr.)
Director of Prevention Department
Emergency Management Agency

Phone: +381 382 0019 721
Mobile: +377(44)345 894

alush.beqiri@rks-gov.net

Latvia

Mr. Jevgenijs GOLOVCUKS
European Affairs and International Cooperation Division

State Fire and Rescue Service of Latvia
Maskavas Iela 5
LV – 1050 Riga

Phone:+ 371  6707 5970
Mobile: +371 616 9695
Fax: +371 67223542

jevgenijs.golovcuks@vugd.gov.lv
ramona.lamberte@vugd.gov.lv

Lebanon

Mr. Nabil SALHANI
Head of the Training Department
Head of the International Correspondence Office
General Directorate of the Civil Defence
 
Tel: +961 1 290029
Mobile: +961 3 340889
 

Libya

Please contact the Programme Team

Lithuania

Mrs. Olga JURKEVICIENE
Chief Specialist of Disaster Preparedness and Warning Division
Emergency Planning Division - Civil Protection 
Board of the Fire and Rescue Department under the Ministry of the Interior
Svitrigailos 18 

LT-03223 Vilnius

Phone: +370 5 271 7508 Fax: +370 5 216 3494 

olga.jurkeviciene@vpgt.lt 
rimas.ozalinskas@vpgt.lt 

Luxembourg

Mr. Yves LEGIL
Rescue Services Agency Luxembourg 
1, rue Robert Stümper 
L-2557 Luxemburg 

Phone: +352 49 771 441

yves.legil@secours.etat.lu

Malta

Mr. Peter Paul COLEIRO
O i/c E.U. Affairs
Civil Protection Department
Ta’ Kandja, L/O Siggiewi, QRM 17
SGW 2610

peter-paul.coleiro@gov.mt

Moldova

Mr Alexandr Tatarov
General Inspectorate for Emergency Situations (GIES)
Ministry of Internal Affairs
Phone: +373 22 738551
Mobile: +373 684 691 48

sdo.do@dse.md
alexandrtatarov@yahoo.it

Montenegro

Ljuban TMUSIĆ (Mr.)
Head of Direction for Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid
Directorate for Emergency Management 
Ministry of Interior
Ilije Plamenca 
81000 Podgorica

Phone: +382 20 481 816 
Mobile: +382 67 9 112 005 
Fax: +382 20 481 833 
+382 20 481 834

ljuban.tmusic@mup.gov.me

Ms. Kristina PALAJSA-BACKOVIC 
Directorate for Emergency Management 
Ministry of Interior
Ilije Plamenca 
81000 Podgorica 

Mobile: +382 67 9 112 007

kristina.backovic@mup.gov.me

Morocco

Hassane LAMRABET 
Director of the Civil Protection School
 
Mobile: +212 66119 7348
 

Netherlands

Ms. Anja DE ROOIJ

Mr. Arian VAN DONSELAAR 
Senior advisor training 
Ministry of Security and Justice 
National Operations Center 
P.O. Box 100 
3970 AC Driebergen 
The Netherlands 

Phone: +31 88 66 28 000

ntc-nl@nctv.minvenj.nl

Norway

Ms. Hanne B. S. ERIKSEN 
International Relations Unit 
The Directorate for Civil Protection (DSB) 
Postboks 2014 
N 3103 Tønsberg 

Phone: +47 3341 2730
Mobile: +47 4803 3535

Mr. Per Øyvind SEMB  
Phone: +47 33 41 25 00
Mobile: +47 474 877 19
E-mail: Per-oyvind.semb@dsb.no 

hanne.eriksen@dsb.no

Palestine

Owda YOUNIS
Head of the International Relations Department
 
Tel: +970 22950131
Mobile: +970 568500393; +970 599500635
 

Poland

Mr. Grzegorz BOROWIEC

Mr. Rafał SOLOWIN
National Headquarters of the State Fire Service (KG PSP)
ul. Podchorazych 38, 00-463 Warsaw, Poland

Phone: + 48 22 5233477
Phone: +48 22 523 34 03  
Fax: +48 22 523 30 03

gborowiec@kgpsp.gov.pl  

rsolowin@kgpsp.gov.pl

 

Portugal

Ms. Rute RICARDO 
AV. Do Forte de Carnaxide 
PT – 2794-112 Carnaxide

Phone: +351 214247100 Fax: +351 2142 47180 

Rute.ricardo@prociv.pt
ana.freitas@prociv.pt

Romania

Mr. Vlad PETRE 
Ms. Cristina ANGER
General Inspectorate for Emergency Situations / 
International Relations Department 
46, Banu Dumitrache Street, sector 2, Bucharest 

Phone: +40 21 232 95 86 Fax: +40 21 232 20 21 
Mobile: +40 723 290 008
Phone: +4021 232 95 86
Mobile: +40 747 048 669

petrev@mai.gov.ro
cristina.anger@mai.gov.ro

Serbia

Ivan BARAS (Mr.)
Assistant Head of Sector / Head of International Cooperation
Sector for Emergency Management
Ministry of Interior
31, Omladinskih brigada str.
11000 Belgrade

Phone: +381 11 2282 911
Mobile: +381 64 892 12 60
ivan.baras@mup.gov.rs

Ms. Jelena DIMIC
Sector for Emergency Management
Ministry of Interior

jelena.dimic@mup.gov.rs

Slovakia

Mr. Pavol Baričič 
Ministry of the Interior 
Section of Crisis Management 
Drieňová 22 
SK – 826 04 Bratislava 29

Phone: + 421 2 4859 3233 
Fax: + 421 2 4341 1095

pavol.baricic@minv.sk

Slovenia

Mr. Borut HORVAT 
Administration for Civil Protection and Disaster Relief
European and International Affairs Division 
Vojkova 61 
1000 Ljubljana 

Phone: +386 1 471 3314
Fax: +386 1 286 20 32 

borut.horvat@urszr.si
danica.ankh@gov.si
natasa.horvat@urszr.si
milena.dobnik.jeraj@urszr.si

Spain

Mr. Eduardo GONZALEZ MACHO Titulado Superior 
Directorate General of Civil Protection and 
Emergencies 
calle Quintiliano 21 
E 28002 Madrid 

Phone:+34 915373065 –Fax:+34 915373279 

egonza@procivil.mir.es

Sweden

Mr. Robert GRANKVIST

Mr. Frederik GÖTESSON

MSB - The Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency 
651 81 Karlstad 

Switchboard: +46 (0) 771-240 240 
Mobile: +46 72 702 44 66
Mobile: +46 76 46761086633

ntc@msb.se  
robert.grankvist@msb.se
fredrik.gotesson@msb.se

NORTH MACEDONIA

Ms. Maja TIMOVSKA
Head of Department for analysis and research 
National Protection and Rescue Directorate 
Vasko Karangeleski 8
MK-1000 Skopje 

Phone: + 389 2 24 33 316 Fax: +389 2 24 33 300 
Mobile: +389 75 45 75 02 

maja.timovska@dzs.gov.mk

Tunisia

Mr. Abdessamed BEN JEDDOU
General Administration of Civil Protection

Tel: +216 93083675

benjeddou.abdou@gmail.com

Turkey

Mr. Hüseyin Alp KAYA
Prime Ministry Disaster and Emergency Management Authority (AFAD)
Kızılırmak Mah. Ufuk Üniversitesi Cad. No:12 Çukurambar / Söğütözü / Çankaya / Ankara
 
Mrs. Nese YENER
Disaster and Emergency Management Authority (AFAD)

Phone:+90 312 258 23 23
Mobile: +90 544 286 09 97

halp.kaya@afad.gov.tr
ab@afad.gov.tr

Ukraine

Mr. Nazar BORYSHKEVYCH
Deputy Head of European Integration and International Cooperation Department
State Emergency Service

Sergii KRAVCHENKO 
International Cooperation Department
State Emergency Service

Phone:+380 44 247 30 69

United Kingdom

Mrs. Rachel RATCLIFFE
Civil Contingencies Secretariat 
Cabinet Office 
3rd Floor 
35 Great Smith Street 
London SW1P 3BQ 

Phone: + 44 2072765045
Mobile: + 44 7825762874

Rachel.Ratcliffe@cabinet-office.x.gsi.gov.uk
pnc-ccs@cabinet-office.x.gsi.gov.uk