Tunisian Committee Visited AFAD 08 October 2012
(8 – 11 October 2012)
Tunisian National Civil Defence Office Director-General Chokri BEN JANNET, Tunisia National Civil Defence Office PR Chief Mongi KADHI, and Tunisian Ministry of Interior, International Cooperation Director-General Ridha BEN RABBAH had several contacts in our country on 08-11 October 2012 to contribute to the restructuring of Tunisia and enhance cooperation.
The committee first visited AFAD Director General Dr. Fuat OKTAY at his office.
AFAD Director General Dr. Fuat OKTAY expressed his pleasure about the visit and emphasized that AFAD was ready to do the best it can for the structuring of Tunisia.
The visit ended with a consensus on starting cooperation in the fields of education and infrastructure as soon as possible, after which the committee, accompanied by AFAD Consultant Turan ERKOÇ and AFAD Assistant Expert Mustafa BİLAL, visited the AFAD Education Centre Directorate, the 112 Call Centre of the Antalya Governorate, the Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality's Disaster Coordination Centre (AKOM) and Istanbul Provincial Disaster and Emergency Directorate's Crisis Centre.
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