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Brief information on cooperation between related bodies of Ukraine and Ministry of emergency situations of Azerbaijan Republic

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“Contract on cooperation in the field of radiation safety between State committee on nuclear regulation of Ukraine and Ministry of Emergency situations” was signed in Baku during the visit of Victor Yushenkon, the President of Ukraine on September 7, 2006.

The principles of contract signed on March 16, 2000 about partnership, cooperation and friendship were leaded in this contract,  the parties were adhered the  principles of Behavior Code on implementation of protection and security of radioactive sources and improvement of scientific and technical bilateral cooperation in the field of increasing security of usage  modern technologies of nuclear and radiation  peacefully by taking into account that the state of the parties were the members of International Agency on Atomic Energy(IAAE).

The parties will support to improvement of cooperation for the purpose of increasing the radiation safety of environment and people, including issues of regulation of security situations on objects being dangerous in terms of radiation within the framework of authorities of parties.  Regulative control to safety usage of sources of ionizing radiation and licensing; protection of radioactive substances and control to their action: security of transportation of radioactive materials and wastes; restoration of areas polluted by radionuclide; struggling against non-legal circulation of radioactive materials; radiation protection of people and environment; usage of radioactive technologies and implementation of investigation in the direction increasing security of people and environment in the process of behavior with radioactive materials and wastes; preparation of personnel and training of the staff and other issues caused mutual interest were reflected here. The parties will provide the exchange of views, holding business meetings and joint participation of representatives of both parties in the Regional projects of IAAE and other international programs by using reserves of international technical assistance on the considered directions.

Signed contract plays a great role in the field of improvement of cooperation on radiation safety of Ukraine and Azerbaijan. 

Joint Activity Plan for 2009-2010 was signed on September 18, 2009 about implementation of contract on cooperation in the field of prevention of emergency  situations and elimination their results signed  between Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine and government of Azerbaijan Republic on August 29, 2002 in Baku.

This document covers preparation personnel of related bodies, security of fire and radiation, as well as issues of cooperation in other fields.

33 collaborators in 2006, 44 in 2007, 51 in 2008, 87 in 2009, 10 in 2010

 of  State Fire Control Service and State Fire Protection  Service of Ministry of emergency situations of Azerbaijan Republic entered Civil Defense Institute  of  Ministry of Ukraine of Emergencies and Affaires of Population Protection from Consequences of the Chernobyl with the purpose of preparation of specialists under agreement between Ministry of Emergency situations of Azerbaijan Republic and Ministry of Ukraine of Emergencies and Affaires of Population Protection from Consequences of the Chernobyl in the field of education and preparation of personnel.

The ministry of Emergency Situations of Azerbaijan Republic cooperates with Ministry of Ukraine of Emergencies and Affaires of Population Protection from Consequences of the Chernobyl within framework of worker group on emergency situations of Organization for Democracy and Economic Development (GUAM).

Mutual visits were implemented in order to participate in the various events for the purpose of improvement relations of cooperation.