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EU Extends Support to North Macedonia: Delivers CBRN Emergency Ambulance to Strengthen Healthcare Preparedness409/475
24 Nov 2023
The Science and Technology Center in Ukraine (STCU), as part of the EU CBRN CoE Project 088: "Strengthening of CBRN Medical Preparedness and Response Capabilities in Southeastern Europe and Eastern European (SEEE) countries," continues its commitment to supporting the sustainable development of emergency medical training capabilities and enhancing preparedness for and response to CBRN accidents and emergencies. In a significant step towards achieving these objectives, STCU has successfully delivered a specialized CBRN emergency ambulance to Public Health Institution in North Macedonia. The project is funded by the European Commission's Foreign Policy Instrument, highlighting their commitment to supporting preparedness and response efforts in the region.
The CBRN emergency ambulance, equipped with cutting-edge medical technologies and specialized equipment tailored for handling CBRN emergencies, represents a significant milestone in enhancing North Macedonia's capacity to respond to disasters and medical emergencies effectively. The European Union's objective is to facilitate the improvement of national and regional training institutions, as well as National Emergency Medical Service providers.
This initiative aligns with the EU's commitment to fostering regional cooperation and sharing best practices in emergency medicine. By contributing to the long-term goals of partner governments, the project actively supports the establishment of sustainable and resilient emergency medical response systems across SEEE countries.
The advanced capabilities of the CBRN emergency ambulance make it an invaluable asset for responding to CBRN incidents promptly, providing immediate medical support, and ensuring the safety and well-being of individuals affected by such emergencies. STCU's ongoing efforts emphasize the importance of collaborative initiatives in building robust healthcare infrastructure and response mechanisms in the face of evolving challenges.