Joint Simulation Exercise with MoES
On May 8 2018, the Ministry of Emergency Situations (MoES) of the Republic of Azerbaijan and the Azerbaijan Red Crescent Society (AzRC) conducted a tactical-special training in a vocational lyceum in Ismayilli. Before the start of the tactical-special training a conference with participation of Head of the Executive Power of Ismayilli region Mirdamat Sadigov, members of the National Parliament Novruzali Aslanov and Tahir Karimli, representatives of the Ministry of Emergency Situations and the International Committee of the Red Cross was held.
A detailed information about the joint tactical-special training was given at the conference. The event was organized on the basis of the Memorandum of Understanding signed between the Ministry of Emergency Situations and the AzRC in the framework of “Building Safe and Resilient Communities” project. The forces and means of the Ismayilli district executive authority, the Ministries of Internal Affairs and Health were also involved in the training. The training was held on the World Red Cross and Red Crescent Day and included: assessment of situation after a conditional earthquake, evacuation of people from hazardous areas in interaction with local self-governing bodies, carrying out search and rescue activities, providing first aid to the injured people before they are hospitalized, and provision of first psychological assistance to people affected by stress, elimination of consequences of the emergency situation. At the end of the training, active participants of the training were awarded with diplomas and gifts.
Source: AzRC website