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04/15/2019 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 04/15/2019 02:57

OSCE donates technical equipment to training centre of Committee of Emergency Situations and Civil Defence of Tajikistan

The OSCE Programme Office in Dushanbe donated computer equipment to the Training Centre of the Committee of Emergency Situation and Civil Defence of Tajikistan on 12 April 2019 in Dushanbe.

The donated equipment includes 20 desktop and notebook computers, ten LED monitors, three laser printers and a multimedia projector.

The Committee will use this equipment to collect data in the field, which will allow producing of GIS-maps and advanced analysis. This contributes to better preparedness and response of Tajik authorities in case of emergencies.

'Our Office would like to further strengthen co-operation with the Committee on disaster risk prevention,' said Filippo Crivellaro, Head of the Economic and Environmental Department at the OSCE Programme Office in Dushanbe.

Rustam Nazarzoda, Head of the Committee of Emergency Situation and Civil Defense, thanked the OSCE for its support in enhancing the capacity of Committee's training centre and expressed interest in future collaboration with the Office.

The donation was made at the request of the Committee of Emergency Situations and Civil Defence of Tajikistan.