Through project “Disaster risk reduction” Caritas in Bosnia and Herzegovina is working on preparedness of children, adults, young people and elderly for possible disasters in their neighbourhood. In cooperation with Diocesan Caritas Banja Luka Social centre for elderly „St. Ivan Pavao II“ with support of professional fire brigade from Banja Luka video material made Caritas Bosnia and Herzegovina.
This evacuation exercises had multiple goals. However, some of them are introduction of fire brigade with facility and with plan for evacuation in case of emergency, education of staff working in centre to act and cope with crisis in centre, education and preparedness of elderly people living in centre to cooperate with staff and firefighters, and in the end to show in wider public how to be prepared within the institution on possible disasters in their neighbourhood.
This project is implementing Caritas in Bosnia and Herzegovina, and financed by Caritas network.