Commissioner Stylianides visits Portugal, holds Citizens’ Dialogue and inaugurates #EUSavesLives Exhibition in Portimão

| August 2, 2019

On 1 August, Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management Commissioner Christos Stylianides (pictured) held a Citizens’ Dialogue on the European civil protection and the importance of rescEU, in Portimão, Portugal and he also visited the Tsunami Early Warning System installed on the coast of Portimão, where he witnessed and discussed the Portuguese efforts on early warning systems and prevention measures.

The Commissioner also met Internal Administration Minister Eduardo Cabrita, in charge of civil protection, to exchange views on the EU civil protection and the next steps for rescEU. Today (2 August), Commissioner Stylianides will inaugurate the EU Saves Lives travelling exhibition, together with Minister Cabrita, the Mayor of Portimão and other high-level representatives. The exhibition will be open to visitors in the shopping centre Aqua shopping centre, Portimão until 11 August.


Facebook comments

Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Category: A Frontpage, EU, European Commission, Portugal

Comments are closed.

Left Menu Icon