Administration : Departments and Directorates

Department for Civil Emergency Planning

Head: Sotirios Pounentis
Tel.: 210 3707195-96, fax: 210 3707200,
e-mail: s.pounentis@parliament.gr

The Department:
  • Manages emergencies, such as fire, earthquakes, floods sabotage etc;
  • Takes part in sittings, committees and educational programs touching on all issues that regard civil emergency planning and cooperates with all parliament directorates and departments on issues that regard emergency management. It works with other agencies, such as Hellenic National Defense General Staff, Hellenic Army General Staff., Hellenic Navy General Staff, Hellenic Air-force General Staff, the Civil Emergency Planning Agency of the Ministry for Civil Protection and the Fire Department.
  • Improves Parliament logistics and infrastructure in all parliament buildings for increased safety in case of civil emergencies.