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EU representatives visiting MSB's now operational logistics service

Last modified: 20 June 2019

The 17-18th of June, EU representatives came to visit MSB to learn more about the logistics service that supports the EU’s civilian missions. The commission extends over three years and now, one year into the contract, all parts of it are operational.

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Three decades of collaboration for the protection of refugees

Last modified: 19 June 2019

During the Gulf war in the early 90’s the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) called for additional resources to handle the devastating situation.

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MSB sends assistance to fire-ravaged Bolivia

Last modified: 11 September 2019

In light of the raging wildfires in the Amazon, the MSB, the Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency, has received a request for assistance from Bolivia, in the form of temporary housing and personnel. The request was sent via the EU Civil Protection Mechanism and the MSB is hoping to be able to send materials and personnel during the course of this week.

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MSB Base Camp in Bolivia Set Up

Last modified: 27 September 2019

The MSB team has set up a base camp in San José de Campamento, a small community near the Brazilian border in northeast Bolivia. Thursday will see the first hundred people move into the base camp, which can house 200 aid workers.

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The Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency, MSB, continues to promote gender equality in disaster situations around the world

Last modified: 10 July 2019

The Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency and UNWOMEN have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to help ensure that humanitarian aid reaches women and men in an equal manner. The agreement is a first step in establishing closer cooperation between the organizations in disaster and crisis situations around the world.

Latest reviewed: 19 June 2019

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