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Asociazione Volontari Senza Frontiere

Asociazione Volontari Senza Frontiere

Via Venezia 4, 65121, Pescara, Italy

+39348 0592900

description of organisation

The association of Civil Protection “Volontari senza frontiere Onlus” was established in 2008, it is inspired to the principles of human solidarity ad to principles of the National and Regional Law in the sector of civil protection. The association acts in favour of the population trough activities of prevision, prevention and rescue during natural calamities, catastrophe or other similar events, and activities of training in the same sector.
The Abruzzo Region, the District of Pescara and the Municipality of Pescara in collaboration with Volontari Senza Frontiere Onlus are in charged of the training of the volunteers.
Different institutional levels of the National Department of Civil Protection, on own initiative, organize the practical training of the volunteers.

Volontari Senza Frontiere in emergency situations acts on calling of the Competent Authorities, under the coordination of institutional bodies (Mayor, President of the District..) and in collaboration with the other bodies that implement the technical management of the interventions.

Volontari Senza Frontiere participated with its own volunteers team in the fallowing emergency situations:

Heartwake of L’Aquila – 2009;
Heartwake of Cavezzo (MO) -2012;
Floods in Pescara years: 2010, 2012, 2015, 2017;
Snow emergency in Pescara 2012,2014, 2016;
Camp training San Salvo (CH) 2015;
Supervision of the landslide in the territory of Civitella el Tronto (TE) 2017;
Supervision of the landslide in the territory of Campli (TE) 2017;
Logistic support to the cycle competition “Giro d’Italia” 2017;
Logistic support to the “National Meeting of Bersaglieri” in Pescara 2017.

Volontari Senza Frontiere in situation of not emergency collaborates with the Abruzzo Region at the realization of the event “Io non rischio” a training course for the voluntary associations, collaborates with “Centro Servizi per il Volontariato” of Pescara in projects target to secondary schools in the field of volunteering, security and basic course of civil protection.

Volontari Senza Frontiere carried out info day and training course for the citizenship of Pescara on “best practice of Civil Protection” on the conduct to have before, during and after a calamity event, on the individual protection systems, and on the information about the Civil Protection Plan of the Municipality of Pescara” regarding the areas of waiting, receiving and collecting.

This organisation is accredited to run projects under Erasmus+ Volunteering and the European Solidarity Corps.

Scope Volunteering

Role Expiry date
Receiving05/10/2020
PIC no: 911678557 | Last updated on 09/02/19

Organisation topics

Post-conflict/post-disaster rehabilitation

Environment and climate change