Title Disaster Management in East Marmara
Project Number 2012-1-TR1-LEO05-35160
Project Type Transfer of Innovation
Marketing Text To increase the capacity of disaster Management in East Marmara is one of aims of the project. There are 5 provinces that react together with a regional development agency and a university, NGO. This is a sample project for other regions in Turkey. These authorities all try to study together in order to increase their coordination to act to disasters. They learn from the transferred projects so much in which EU countries worked together. The partners from Turkey will try to assess their capacity , to learn their deficiency, and to react again these deficiencies. At the end of the project a gap analysis will be finished together with Salzburg University.
Summary East Marmara is on a region that may come up against different types of catastrophes like earthquakes, dangerous material spoil to TEM, terrosit attacks to strategic intitutions like TÜPRAŞ; TÜBİTAK, great traffic accidents... In this project we will try to collect the data on our region and decrease the dublication in the facilities of different institutions. We need to asses the training requirements of the insititutions.Comparing the best practices in the EU we will try to use these applications in the East Marmara region. Our partners will see the potential gaps in their facities. Our partners will be from different cities with different characteristics. So this project will help to act together immediately together.In this project we will display a regional structere that will be an example to other regions in Turkey. In this project the demand for first responders (FR) will be assessed. The organizational and institutional background of the various first responder communities in the East Marmara region and the consequences for the needs for disaster management is assessed. Also the current status and training curricula of disaster management in East Marmara will be assessed and the best practices in EU member countries will be practioned. A standart curriculum for a standardized security centered training course or FR disaster management in the East Marmara region will be developed. FR will be able to manage the aftermath of a catastrophic event in a safe and efficient manner. Current response capability of FR will be strengthened for a severe industrial accident. Resource planning of FR for a catastrophic event will be planned.
Description All off the partner İn Turkey will act together. Our expert from Salzburg University will prepare a questionnaire to assess the current status of five provinces of East Marmara. These five provinces will answer these questions. According to the answers the first part of the gap analysis of East Marmara will be finished. Then at the second phase of the project there will be on site visits to our partners from Austria and Italy. At this visits we will try to learn the disaster management approach there. Also there is a 3D modeling training in the project. At this training Turkish experts will see the possible effects of different disasters. At the second part of the project the gap analysis will be finished by questionnaire method. According to the results of this questionnaire Turkish provinces will react. Also this project will increase the coordination between disaster management provinces, universities and NGOs.
Gap Analysis Report: All of the provinces in East Marmara will be assessed in terms of different aspects by Salzburg University who is the coordinator of a EU Project on disaster management which is transferred at this project
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