Calheta, Oct 11 (Inforpress) – The Municipality of São Miguel is hosting today the 6th Technical Meeting of the Civil Protection Thematic Network of the Union of Portuguese Capital Cities (UCCLA).
In a note sent to Inforpress, the organizers explain that the Technical Meetings are held on a date commemorating the International Day for Disaster Reduction, October 13, and this Meeting (the 6th) follows previous Technical Meetings, held in Lisbon, Praia City and Huambo city, in which delegations from several Portuguese municipalities, Angola, Cabo Verde, Mozambique and Macau participated.
The event, which will open officially this Friday, 13, in the Noble Hall, building of the City Hall, will have a training session (days 11 and 12) that aims to follow the training action (responsible and operational staff of the Protection Services of Cabo Verde), held in 2016, in Praia City.
There will also be an expository session (day 13), which will address technical issues related to emergency prevention and response, which includes presentations by several speakers and a subsequent panel discussion.
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