Many national ICDO
countries already have and successfully operate National Disaster Prevention and Elimination Systems, as well as National Centers for Combating Catastrophes.
The DG Civil Defence said hosting of executive body meeting would contribute to soft image of Pakistan and would help in highlighting its positive role in achieving overall goals and objectives of ICDO
Implementation of a plan for the future cooperation between Kyrgyzstan and the ICDO
for 2014-2017 was considered as well.
Tunisia 's election to the presidency of this international organisation took place at the 48 th session of ICDO
Executive Council held from April 20 to 22, 2015 in Tunis .
has 53 member countries, and 19 observer countries.
Led by Ministry of Interior Undersecretary Major-General Khalid Salem Al-Absi, the delegation discussed several topics involving civil defence challenges and ICDO
2015-2025 development strategy.
An overflow crowd of basketball enthusiasts from around the area turned out at the ICDO
(Industrial City Dawa Office) court in Industrial City Phase I on the outskirts of Jeddah for the big game after a thrilling 105-103 victory the night before by Samco forced a decider in the series where Pepsi won the opener by 102-101.
Sulaibi conferred on Hamadneh the ICDO
medal in recognition of his department's efforts to develop civil defense services.
The participants of the meeting discussed the possibility of uniting the efforts of the four sides in solving the complicated humanitarian situation that has developed in a number of countries in the Middle East region, and also discussed the implementation of joint projects with ICDO
Needless to mention here is that World Civil Defence Day which was created by decision of the ICDO
General Assembly in 1990 is celebrated every year on 1of March.
Director-General Nawaf Al-Sleibi highlighted the special interest Tunisia devotes to the National Civil Defence Board distinguished by its commitment, professionalism and successful involvement in rescue operations and civil and humanitarian defence.
Around 20 representatives of ICDO
member states are expected to partake in the training, including representatives of Tunisia, Jordan, Togo, Georgia, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Armenia, Senegal, Iraq, Saudi Arabia, Ghana, Sudan, Mongolia.