From 18th to 19th June 2020, a workshop and meetings were held in Montenegro with the aim of establishing the inter-ministerial dialogue needed to formulate strategic decisions and a long-term plan to bring public service systems operated by helicopter operations in line with EU standards.
The purpose of the visit – encouraging inter-ministerial dialogue in Montenegro for the establishment of helicopter emergency medical service (HHMP) and helicopter police operations (HPO) systems – was achieved as during the visit a draft document, aimed at developing a plan and strategy for the development of helicopter-based public service systems with a focus on helicopter emergency medical service (HHMP) and helicopter police operations (HPO) and thus the role of the Directorate of Aviation Units of Montenegro and other organizational units of the public administration of Montenegro included in this system, was developed.
The interdepartmental group consists of representatives of the Police Administration of Montenegro, the Institute for Emergency Medical Aid of Montenegro, the Civil Aviation Agency of Montenegro, led by the Ministry of the Interior of Montenegro.
The project is part of programme activities of the Slovenia’s Development Cooperation Programme financed by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Slovenia and carried out together with the Ministry of Interior, Ministry of Health and Police of the Republic of Slovenia.
Andreja Dolničar Jeraj
Centre for European Perspective