Ministry of Ukraine
EUR-OPA Major Hazards Agreement
Council of Europe
European Centre of Technological safety (TESEC) (hereafter TESEC) is created in compliance with the Decree of Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine “On Conception of Creation and Activity of European Centre of Technological safety (TESEC)” # 1259 of 17.10.96 and according to the decision of Founders:
· Ministry of Ukraine of Emergencies and Affairs of Population Protection from the Consequences of Chornobyl Catastrophe from Ukraine
· European and Mediterranean Major Hazards Agreement (EUR-OPA) of Council of Europe (http://www.coe.int/t/dg4/majorhazards/ ),
TESEC is a research and educational organization that acts in according to its Statute, in its activity it is guided by international regulations, decisions of Supreme Soviet of Ukraine, decrees of the President of Ukraine, decisions and orders of Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine, decisions of Council of Founders of the Centre.
TESEC is created with the aim:
TESEC management is fulfilled by TESEC higher body - the Council of Founders and the executive body headed by the Executive Director. V. Poyarkov was elected as the Executive Director of TESEC at the Council of Founders meeting from 24.05.97 (protocol #1).
Averaged year number of TESEC workers is 40 - 50 persons. The source of financing is contracts with Ukrainian Government, Council of Europe, EC, IAEA, UNDP, IOM etc.
Address: P.O.B.#32, Kyiv - 146, 03146 Ukraine;
Tel: (38 044) 332 59 05
Fax: (38044)270 85 90
Executive Director: Dr. Victor Poyarkov