European CBRNE Center

UmU - European CBRNE CenterEuropean CBRNE Center is a university research centre for advanced studies of societal security and vulnerability, in particular in connection to incidents with (C)hemical, (B)iological, 
(R)adiological, (N)uclear and (E)xplosive substances.


The centre is a consortium consisting of Umeå University (UmU), The Swedish Defence Research Agency (FOI), The City of Umeå, Västerbotten County Council (VLL), the Swedish Armed Forces National CBRN Defence Center (SkyddC) and The Swedish Fortification Agency (FortV). The centre initiates and coordinates research, training and education projects. For example, the centre has coordinated a DG Health project on mass-casualty management MASH, CBRNEmap project that was a roadmapping study for a CBRN demonstrator project and Nordic Safety and Security NSS project for training of first responders in the north.

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