DRM Networks

  • Copernicus

    SCIENCE-POLICY INTERFACE - provides information for emergency response in relation to different types of disasters, including meteorological hazards, geophysical hazards, deliberate and accidental man-made disasters and other humanitarian disasters as well as prevention, preparedness, response and recovery activities.
     
  • Copernicus EMS Mapping services

    SCIENTIFIC PARTNERSHIPS - is an EU programme aimed at developing European information services based on satellite Earth Observation and in situ (non space) data.
     
  • CoU - Community of Users

    SCIENCE-POLICY INTERFACE - aims to address this issue by making the latest policy updates and research outputs, accessible and more visible via its events, its webpage and its annual mapping document.
     
  • Driver+ - Driving Innovation in Crisis Management for European Resilience

    SCIENTIFIC PARTNERSHIPS - the scope includes the promotion and trialling of advanced technologies and other crisis management solutions in realistic scenarios, the development of scientifically based trial methodologies, the building of cooperative information sharing networks (CMINE), and the establishment of a network of Centres of Expertise.
     
  • EFAS - European Flood Awareness System

    SCIENTIFIC PARTNERSHIPS - the aim is to support preparatory measures before major flood events strike, particularly in the large trans-national river basins and throughout Europe in general.
     
  • EFFIS - European Forest Fires Information System

    SCIENTIFIC PARTNERSHIPS - supports the services in charge of the protection of forests against fires in the EU countries and provides the European Commission services and the European Parliament with updated and reliable information on wildland fires in Europe.
     
  • eMARS - Major Accident Reporting System

    SCIENTIFIC PARTNERSHIPS - The purpose is to facilitate exchange of lessons learned from accidents and near misses involving dangerous substances in order to improve chemical accident prevention and mitigation of potential consequences.
     
  • ERNCIP - European Reference Network for Critical Infrastructure Protection

    SCIENCE-POLICY INTERFACE - aims at providing a framework within which experimental facilities and laboratories will share knowledge and expertise in order to harmonise test protocols throughout Europe, leading to better protection of critical infrastructures against all types of threats and hazards.
     
  • EUCPM - WG for EUCPM Implementation

    SCIENCE-POLICY INTERFACE - Network of EU experts on National Risk Assessments, mandated to work on Risk Assessment, support the development of an overview of risks and explore further work on methodology and improving the risk assessment process.
     
  • GDACS - Global Disasters Alerts and Coordination System

    SCIENTIFIC PARTNERSHIPS - is a cooperation framework between the United Nations and the European Commission. It includes disaster managers and disaster information systems worldwide and aims at filling the information and coordination gaps in the first phase after major disasters.
     
  • GFP - Global Flood Partnership

    SCIENCE-POLICY INTERFACE - is a cooperation framework between scientific organisations and flood disaster managers worldwide to develop flood observational and modelling infrastructure, leveraging on existing initiatives for better predicting and managing flood disaster impacts and flood risk globally.
     
  • GPRA - Good Practices for Risk Assessment

    SCIENCE-POLICY INTERFACE - aims to provide scientific support to the Union Civil Protection Mechanism Participating States and national authorities in charge of the preparation of National Risk Assessment process.
     
  • GTIMS-2 - Global Informal Tsunami Monitoring System

    SCIENTIFIC PARTNERSHIPS - To issue analysis report for every potential worldwide Tsunami event caused by earthquakes of Magnitude at least 7.0 Mw; the reports (1h, 3h and final report within 24h) are sent to ERCC for consideration.
     
  • NaTech - EU Natech Expert Group

    SCIENCE-POLICY INTERFACE - Forum of members from EU competent authorities related to chemical accident prevention and preparedness, as well as disaster risk reduction.
     
  • RDH - Risk Data Hub

    SCIENTIFIC PARTNERSHIPS - is a Web GIS platform for exchanging and sharing geospatial data. It provides tools and methodologies for data collection, dissemination and visualization.
     
  • SEVESO - Technical Working Group for Seveso Inspections

    SCIENCE-POLICY INTERFACE - Technical Working Group for Seveso Inspections which produces technical tools for risk management for both government and industry through mechanisms such as the Common Inspection Criteria briefs, best practice reports from the MJV Seveso Inspections workshops and as a general forum for exchanging specific enforcement and technical issues associated with chemical accident risk management.
     
  • Space Weather

    SCIENCE-POLICY INTERFACE - Organisation of a workshop on space weather impact on railways; Organisation of a summit for government stakeholders to take stock of space weather risk reduction efforts in the EU and to identify remaining gaps.