Poltava Oblast: the leadership of the Main Department held a working meeting with a representative of the USAID «HOVERLA» project
On January 17, Acting Head of the Main Department of the SES of Ukraine in Poltava Oblast Oleh Horbenko held a working meeting with Natalia Hnydyuk, the Deputy Head of the USAID «HOVERLA» Project.
During the meeting, cooperation on the development of civil protection in communities was discussed, in particular the creation of new units of voluntary and local fire protection, including as part of the Security Centers.
Oleg Gorbenko noted that rescuers are always ready to cooperate and are actively working to create an extensive network of non-governmental fire departments and the development of voluntary firefighting.
Representatives of the Main Department told to the Deputy Head of the USAID «HOVERLA» Project about the state and prospects of creation and functioning of local and voluntary fire departments. Acting Head of the regional Rescue Service «101» handed Natalia Gnydyuk educational and methodological developments collected in the manual and the best examples of the creation and provision of local fire departments in the Poltava region.
At the end of the meeting, steps for further cooperation aimed at providing a safe space for the lives of community residents were identified.