The International CBRNE Institute (ICI) was established in partnership with the municipality of Les Bons Villers, Belgium. The Royal Decree incorporating the ICI, as an independent International Non-Profit Organization, was granted on 30 August 2013. The ICI was officially inaugurated on 5 October 2013 by Ms Agnes Marcaillou (Director of the United Nations Mine Action Service (UNMAS))
“Sharing Knowledge and Expertise”
The ICI’s primary aim is to enhance CBRNE risk mitigation at the regional, national and international levels.
It engages in a range of CBRNE-related activities such as:
Developing and supporting academic and policy-related research;
Organising conferences, seminars and workshops;
Contributing to professional development for responders (basic to command levels).
PROMOTION & INNOVATION
Being one of the sources of independent CBRNE expertise, the ICI’s Expert Knowledge Centres aim at promoting best practices, standards and innovations in the CBRNE field