DRIVER - Driving Innovation in Crisis Management for European Resilience
Consortium: 37 partners from 15 European countries
Term: 4.5 years, Start: May 2014
Budget: ~ € 34 million EU funding, ~ total of € 45 million
Project Type: Demonstration Project, Phase II (successor to ACRIMAS)
Objective: In addition to crisis management skills in Command, Control & Coordination, Civil Resilience and Training / Learning, the project will develop a networked test bed for the development of European crisis management skills. The test environment will be composed of physical units (test sites in various European crisis management organizations), simulation units and an appropriate methodology.
INT Tasks: INT is the Project’s scientific leader. It also manages Sub-Project 8 "Supporting Information & Analysis", which analyses existing national and international crisis management organization and capabilities, as well as the political and legal framework. Standardization questions are also addressed. In addition, INT contributes to the development of test environment methods, the evaluation of demonstration results, and to dissemination and to societal issues.
Link to Project page: http://driver-project.eu/