Spring Meeting of the NATO Joint Chemical Biological Radiological Nuclear Defence – Capability Development Group

Spring Meeting of the NATO Joint Chemical Biological Radiological Nuclear Defence – Capability Development Group

Apr 27, 2018

        From Monday, April 23rd to Thursday, April 26th 2018, the Spring Meeting of NATO Joint Chemical Biological Radiological Nuclear Defense Capability Development Group (NATO JCBRND CDG), organized by D1 Directorate of the Hellenic Navy General Staff at the Armed Forces Officers Club in Athens, was attended by 78 representatives of NATO countries and NATO entities as well as NATO-affiliated countries (Australia, Austria, Finland, Serbia, Sweden, Switzerland).

        The JCBRND CDG Working Group is responsible for supporting Alliance prevention of the proliferation of Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD) and defending against Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear (CBRN) Threats.

        The JCBRND CDG’s aim is to support the development of CBRN defense capabilities under the three pillars of Prevent, Protect and Recover, focusing on doctrines, materiel and training.