The Director-General participates in the 4th African meeting of Directors of Civil Protection in Algiers, Algeria
Hon.Eric Nana Agyemang Prempeh Director-General of National Disaster Management Organization (Nadmo) participates in the 4th African meeting of Directors of Civil Protection in Algiers, Algeria 29th-30th September 2019
A two (2) day meeting of African Directors of Civil Protection in Algiers, Algeria was organised by the International Civil Defence Organisation (ICDO).
The 4th African meeting of Directors of Civil Protection is an international platform that brings countries and particularly Directors of civil Protection in Africa together to learn from the best practices of civil defence, policies and structures for the coordination, mitigation and reduction of disasters in and across Africa.
Nineteen (19) African countries participated in the meeting, which was officially opened by the Minister of interior and Local Government of Algeria Mr. Noreddine Bedoui. He encouraged Participants to coordinate among themselves and work towards policies that will help address the African Challenge.
The Director-General of NADMO Ghana Hon. Eric Nana Agyemang Prempeh gave a presentation on the state of Nadmo Ghana and outlined some achievements of the organisation under his leadership. He also outlined some measures put in place towards the Disaster management and the forthcoming elections 2020 together with its possible outcomes.
He further touched on Ghana's alertness towards terrorism both from within and outside the country.
Also present at the 4th African meeting of Directors of civil Protection was the Secretary-General of ICDO Col. Belkacem Elketroussi, President of the ICDO General Assembly General Fiacre Fagnidi Kili and some key leadership of the Algerian civil Protection.
Hon.Agyeman Prempeh was accompanied by the Director of International Relations and Protocol of Nadmo Mr. Nana Asafo-Adjei Ayeh.