CONTENTS

 1     Scope
 2     Background
 3     Harmonization of spectrum
 4     Aspects of frequency bands for PPDR
 5     Summary
Annex 1 - Radiocommunication objectives for public protection and disaster relief
 1     General objectives
 2     Technical objectives
 3     Operational objectives
Annex 2  Radiocommunication requirements for public  protection and disaster relief
 1     Terminology
        1.1     Public protection and disaster relief (PPDR)
        1.2     Applicability of voice, data, graphics and video to global/regional PPDR
        1.3     Consideration of advantages with future technologies
        1.4     Narrowband, wideband, broadband
                  1.4.1     Narrowband (NB)
                  1.4.2     Wideband (WB)
                  1.4.3     Broadband (BB)
 2     Radio operating environments for PPDR
        2.1     Day-to-day operations
        2.2     Large emergency and/or public events
        2.3     Disasters
 3     Requirements
        3.1     Applications
                  3.1.1     General
                  3.1.2     Application accessibility requirements
                  3.1.3     Envisioned applications
        3.2     User requirements
                  3.2.1     System requirements
                  3.2.2     Security related requirements
                  3.2.3     Cost related requirements
                  3.2.4     Electromagnetic compatibility (EMC) requirements
                  3.2.5     Operational requirements
                  3.2.6     Spectrum usage and management
                  3.2.7     Regulatory compliance
                  3.2.8     Planning
Annex 3 - Narrowband frequencies for inter-agency coordination and safety and security communications in international humanitarian assistance presently in use
Annex 4 - Spectrum requirements for public protection and disaster relief
 1     Introduction
 2     Methods of projecting spectrum requirements
        2.1     Description of the methodology
        2.2     Required input data
        2.3     Validity of the methodology
                  2.3.1     Discussion
                  2.3.2     Validity study
        2.4     Critical parameters
        2.5     Extrapolated upper limit
 3     Results
        3.1     Results of estimates of amount of spectrum required by the year 2010 for PPDR
        3.2     Discussion of results
Annex 5 - Existing and emerging solutions to support interoperability for public Protection and disaster relief
 1     Introduction
 2     Existing solutions
        2.1     Cross-band repeaters
        2.2     Radio reprogramming
        2.3     Radio exchange
        2.4     Multi-band, multi-mode radios
        2.5     Commercial services
        2.6     Interface/interconnect systems
 3     Emerging technology solutions for PPDR
        3.1     Adaptive antenna systems
        3.2     Cross-banding
        3.3     SDR