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Together we protect the Białowieża Forest (IPBU.02.01.00-20-634/11)
Start date: Oct 31, 2013, End date: Jun 29, 2015 PROJECT  FINISHED 

This project aimed at increasing the security level of the environment by improving the fire service units preparation for rescue and fire-fighting operations within the cross-border region of the Białowieża Forest and construction of an integrated system of population and environmental protection within the cross-border region of Białowieża Forest of Poland and Belarus by means of expanding cooperation between rescue services. These goals are planned to be achieved by purchasing 10 rescue and fire-fighting vehicles and one lifeboat for Polish organisations, 8 fire-fighting vehicles for Belarus fire service units (4 for Brest and 4 for Grodno), as well as rescue equipment sets as: compressors of high pressure for charge of insulating masks with compressed air, insulating masks, power cutters with reserve disks, mobile pump, mobile electronic generators, spreader-cutters, jacks chainsaw with reserve chains and bars for Belarusian fire service units; conducting one training in Belarus and Poland and one project-closing conference. Expected Results: Number of firefighting vechicles 21 (for Polish side 13, for Belarusian side 8), rescue equipment sets purchased for fire service units in Belarus – 4 sets, Number of working meetings of partners – 1 item (Poland), Number of participants in partners working meeting – 26 people, Number of conferences summing up the project – 1 item (Poland), Number of participants in the conference summing up the project – 50 people, Number of trainings organized as part of the project – 3 items (two in Poland; one in Belarus), Number of participants in the training organized in Poland – 100 people, Number of participants in the training organized in Belarus – 30 people, Number of information boards purchased – 18 items, Number of equipment stickers purchased – 58 items, Number of gadget sets purchased – 130 items, Press advertisements – 4 items

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