Protokoll der 16.Sitzung

Zu Besuch in Pribyslav

Vom 8. – 11. Oktober 2013 war die Ernst-Frenkel-Friedenstaube zu Gast bei der 16. Sitzung der CTIF-Geschichtekommission und der 21.Tagung der Internationalen Arbeitsgemeinschaft für Feuerwehr- und Brandschutzgechichte. Die zuständigeVizepräsidentin des CTIF Marketa Strinkova und die Kommissionsmitglieder haben sich gerne mit der Friedenstaube porträtieren lassen. Sie unterstreichen damit den völkerverbindenden Gedanken des CTIF und seiner Feuerwehrhistoriker.


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Minutes of the first meeting of the CTIF working group Volunteer firefighters

The first meeting of the CTIF working group „voluntary fire brigades“ was held in Salzburg, on February 14th 2014. The CTIF working group is seen as a communication platform for the participating countries to articu late necessary framework conditions for voluntary fire services. Though voluntary fire service systems across Europe and beyond have a wide range of characteristics common interests and needs still appear – such as lobbying, the legal and economic framework of voluntary firemen or the sustainable development of youth fire services. The participating states agreed as future... Read more

Professional Female firefighters HkBm and KIR

Here is the presentation that Mona Hjortzberg showed during the CTIF meeting in Stockholm, about professional female firefighters.

Emergency driving, a risk that is always present during turn-outs

This video is a short version of a 90 sekunder documentary from a fatal accident with a fire truck in Sweden July 2012, where two firefighters were killed and three others were injured.

Meeting minutes

Minutes of Fire Prevention commission meeting, held from 18.6.2013 to 19.6.2013 in Fjelldal, Norway.


The reports of the CTIF History Commission are available in the database of the Centre for Research in fire protection technology and can be downloaded free of charge.

Newsletter - december 2013

This is the Christmas – end of 2013 letter of information.

Strenghtening the european citizens safety and security through co-operation CFPA-E, CTIF and FEU presidents cooperation meeting

The Finnish National CTIF Committee was honoured to host meeting of the President of CFPA Europe, Mr. Jesper Ditlev, President of CTIF, Mr. Tore Eriksson and President of FEU, Dr. Dieter Nuessler in connection with the Fire Brigade in Finland 175 Jubilee on 30th August, 2013 in Turku, Finland. The aim of the meeting was to discuss on the principals of the further development of co-operation of the three organisations in enhancing European Citizens Safety and Security. Meeting was hosted and chaired by the Finnish National CTIF Committee, Chairman Mr. Pentti Partanen, Director General of... Read more