The first International Forum of Fire and Rescue Services hosted by EMERCOM is held on 1-3 October 2010 in Moscow. The Forum gathered 300 representatives of emergency and firefighting services from 80 countries of the world including Asia, Eastern Europe, EU, the African Continent states, North and Latin American countries.
The heads of the "emergency" services of the countries-participants reported at the plenary meeting in the Academy of Civil Defence EMERCOM of Russia.
The Forum participants visited the training unit of EMERCOM, observed the large scale emergency fire and rescue drill in the field, and saw the latest equipments and tools of fire and rescue.
This forum is very useful to exchange information for participants from fire and rescue. Also it is a good opportunity to recognize that EMERCOM has good enough resources for multi-countries training program.