MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
On September 30, on the basis of the Noginsk Rescue Center of the EMERCOM of Russia, the I All-Russian gathering of students-rescuers and volunteers in the Emergency Situations named after Hero of Russia Yevgeny Zinichev began its work.
The event opened with a minute of silence on the tragically dead head of the Russian Emergencies Ministry.
The participants of the meeting were students of higher educational institutions of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Russia, volunteers, heads of student rescue teams of the VSCS, volunteers of partner non-profit organizations.
Welcoming the participants, Acting Minister of EMERCOM of Russia Alexander Chupriyan spoke about the historical importance of the event for all rescuers.
“This is the first meeting of volunteer students named after Evgeny Zinichev. The heavy loss and irreparable loss of the Minister pierced us all. You are the successors of the profession, which means that each of you is in Evgeny Zinichev’s team, in the EMERCOM of Russia team. This means that you need to selflessly love your job, be human. In the rescue team, everything is built only on love for a person. I am glad that you are determined to participate in public life for the sake of security and have made the right choice in your life, ”A. Chupriyan added.
EMERCOM of Russia provides broad assistance to the organizers of the meeting. The employees of the department provided methodological assistance in the preparation of the event and provided the event with communications and electricity.
For participants, meetings with experts, educational seminars and master classes are provided. Within the framework of the rally, the Academy of the State Fire Service of the EMERCOM of Russia organized the IV Youth Forum “We are the future of the EMERCOM of Russia”, which will bring together activists of educational institutions of higher education EMERCOM of Russia and volunteer students. It will culminate in a Civil Defense Day demonstration exercise.
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