Signature of the 2020-22 agreement between the Emergency Support Unit (French National Institute for Industrial Environment and Risks - INERIS) and the French Ministry of the Interior

Ineris and the French General Directorate for Civilian Security and Crisis Management (DGSCGC) within the Ministry of the Interior have signed a new three-year partnership agreement.

As a result, the Institute and the DGSCGC have established the Emergency Support Unit’s (Casu) objectives and resources.
Raymond Cointe, the Director General of Ineris, and Alain Thirion, the Director General of the General Directorate for Civilian Security and Crisis Management, signed the new two-year agreement at the Ministry of the Interior. This agreement is part of the 161 programme (Civilian Safety and “Support for civilian-security forces and workers involved in preventing and managing crises”) being implemented by the government. This agreement sets out the joint objectives relating to the implementation of technical support for Casu.