Turkish Red Crescent organized IMPACT (International Mobilization and Preparation for Action) training from 05 -09.11. 2018.in Ankara. RCSBIH was represented with two participants, Mr. Nemanja Zekić, acting coordinator for disaster preparedness and response and Mr. Alen Kajtaz , Mostar Red Cross secretary. Beside Turkish Red Crescent , co organizers were ICRC, Geneva office and IFRC, Geneva office.
The aim of the training was to prepare staff to work in international environment and develop their skills for a team work , but within the International Movement of Red Cross and Red Crescent. Turkish Red Crescent has delegations all over the world and this training was directed mainly to their staff. Still the training included staff from IFRC office in Turkey and MENA zone ( Middle east) as well as Bulgarian Red Cross representatives.
Such training contribute a lot to human resources development in disaster response within RCSBIH structure , but also to a better positioning of RCSBIH at international scene, since RCSBIH will have trained persons to work in international operations.