Organisations and experts supporting the AFAN Network

A total of 38 experts positively provided a letter of support/letter of intend to participate in the network.
Last update: January 2021.

Trainig Centers

Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency (MSB) (Sweden)

Institute for Safety (The Netherlands)

Escola Nacional de Bombeiros (Portugal)

Pelastusopisto (PeO) – Emergency Services Academy (Finland)


Czech Association of Fire Officers (Czech Republic)

Wildfire investigator network (The Netherlands)

Forest Fire Assessment and Advisory Team (FAST) (Spain)

TIEMS (Finland)

Netwerk Brandweer (Belgium)

Fire Association of Primorsko-goranska County Firefighting Association (Croatia)

Centre of Expertise for Civil Security, Federal Public Service Home Affairs (Belgium)

Volunteer Organisation

FireAID (Denmark)

Fire and Rescue Services

Northumberland Fire and Rescue Service (UK)

Cyprus Fire Service (Cyprus)

Vigili del Fuoco (Italy)

Northern Ireland Fire & Rescue Service (UK)

Skien Fire Service (Norway)

Scottish Wildfire Forum (UK)

Civil Protection

Civil Protection Lazio (Italy)

National Civil Protection (Portugal)


University of Belgrade (Serbia)

Fraunhofer (Germany)

Bulgarian Academy of Sciences (Bulgaria)

Independent experts

Mr. Ioannis Zikeloglou (Greece)

Mr. Steve Gibson (UK) 

Fire/Forest management agency

AGIF – Agencia para a Gestao Integrada de Fogos Rurais (Portugal)

Regione Toscana (Italy)

Regione Puglia (Italy)

Regione Sardinia (Italy)

European Forest Institute

General Directorate of the State Forests (Poland)

Forestry Commission (UK)

General Directorate emergency management of the Balearic Islands (Spain)

European Projects

PyroLife project

FIRE-IN project 


Green Fire (The Netherlands)

Firebreak (UK)