The National Protection and Rescue Directorate hosted the meeting in Zagreb, on May7th, 2014 which started at 9,00 with the introduction of participants, the representatives of the Slovenian and Hungarian partners as well as DUZS as a project coordinator. The Austrian colleagues were absent. Mr Semb, the representative of the European Commission was also present.
Initially, the participants were informed about the project “MURA 2015”, about financial issues and reporting and were asked for their suggestions. The participants were informed about requirements from the European Commission about this project.
The structure of Water management in each country was discussed and future steps were determined. The date for the International Conference on Water Management was proposed as well as the exercise date and location. Consortium partners were invited to nominate experts for the Core Exercise Planning Team and to inform Croatia about the team capacities for FX and about the training objectives for their intervention teams. They were also familiarized with the responsibility of the organizing the Early-Warning System Workshop in Austria the Flood Rescue Workshop in Hungary, as well as the evaluator’s training in Slovenia.