The experts were sent to the country after Macedonia enacted the EU Civil Protection Mechanism.
@AmbassadorEU Also please asses the guilt for so many lost lifes of such flood. Experts ought to place the responsible institutions for this
— True Story (@TellMeTrueStory) 09. август 2016.
Despite assessing the damage, the team also has to make recommendations to the authorities for civil protection at national and local levels for the sanitation of the consequences from the storm.
The Directorate for Protection and Rescue stated today that after receiving the final list of needs by the competent institutions they will then submit a further request to the EU Civil Protection Mechanism.