Welcome to the participants and opening of the Workshop
Dr. István Székelyhidi
Quick Relief Public Benefit Organisation
"Cooperation of Hungarian governmental organs and non-governmental
organisations in emergency management and disaster relief; tasks
of local governments"
Dr. György Bakondi
National Directorate General for Disaster Management, Ministry
of the Interior
"Building functional partnerships in emergency management
and disaster relief"
Dr. Péter Rajcsányi
Chairman of the Executive Board
Quick Relief Foundation
"Stability Pact Disaster Preparedness and Prevention Initiative
assessment and the future role of NGOs in Disaster Preparedness
Mr. Sune Follin
International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies,
Regional Disaster Preparedness Delegate,
Head of the Stability Pact Disaster Preparedness and Prevention
Initiative Regional Operation Group
"The role of the United Nations Office for the Coordination
of Humanitarian Affairs in disaster management and its partnership
with non-governmental organisations"
Ms. Madeleine Moulin-Acevedo
Advocacy and External Relations Officer,
UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA)
"The role of Voluntary Organisations in Civil Protection
- The Finnish Model"
Mr. Pentti Partanen
Ministry of the Interior Rescue Department, Finland
"Role of the Hungarian Red Cross in disaster relief"
Dr. Ernő Kató
Deputy Secretary General
Hungarian Red Cross
"Activity of NGOs in the mitigation of difficulties afflicting
the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia at present"
Dejan Keserović Mst LLM
Assistant to the Government Commissioner for Refugees
Government Commissariat for Refugees of the Republic of Serbia
"The JRC Activity in Support to Disaster Management Strategies"
Mr. Alessandro G. Colombo
Head of the Sector of Natural Risk
European Commission, Joint Research Centre
"Integrated Monitoring Systems"
Ferenc Rinyu Managing Director
Quali-Top Ltd. Co.
"Water emergency call and computer systems: Danube, Tisza,
Mr. Sándor Dobai President
National Radio Emergency Call and Info-communication Association
"Development of National Disaster Management Capacity by
Training and Education: Issues and Strategies"
Mr. Timothy Randall Lecturer
/ Program Officer
Cranfield University, Cranfield Disaster Management Centre, United
||Closing of the first day of
||Gala dinner of the Quick Relief
Foundation aboard the ship "Rapszódia" at the Danube; after
dinner enjoying the evening panorama of Budapest from aboard
||The ship "Rapszódia"
lands at the dock below Hotel Hélia; end of the dinner