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CBRN-COE
Project

PROJECT 078 (IfS): On-site Technical Support to CBRN Centre of Excellence (CoE) in NAIROBI

Context

Kenya is currently hosting the European's Union Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Centers of Excellence (EU CBRN CoE) Initiative. A previous on-site assistance was already deployed in the region during the period 2015-2018.

Objectives

The main objective of this programme is to strengthen the long-term national and regional capabilities of responsible authorities and administrative infrastructures to develop durable cooperation in the fight against the CBRN threats. The overall objective of this project is to contribute to strengthen the long-term national and regional Chemical Biological Radiological and Nuclear (CBRN) governance and capabilities for CBRN risk mitigation and response to CBRN incidents in the East and Central Africa CoE region.

Stakeholders

Coordinators

European Commission

Participants

This project is part of a pre-existing EU activity in the regions and has not resulted from the submission of a CoE project proposal. Due to the different origin of the project, not all countries involved are CoE partner countries.

** This designation is without prejudice to positions on status, and is in line with UNSCR 1244/1999 and the ICJ Opinion on the Kosovo declaration of independence.

*** This designation shall not be construed as recognition of a State of Palestine and is without prejudice to the individual positions of the Member States on this issue.