INSARAG is a global network of more than 80 countries and organisations under the United Nations umbrella. INSARAG deals with urban search and rescue (USAR) related issues, aiming to establish minimum international standards for USAR teams and methodology for international coordination in earthquake response based on the INSARAG Guidelines endorsed by the United Nations General Assembly Resolution 57/150 of 2002, on “Strengthening the Effectiveness and Coordination of International Urban Search and Rescue Assistance”

IEC-Heavy USAR Italy ITA-1

 

The Heavy USAR Italy ITA-1 has successfully undergone an intensive...

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USAR Coordination Course (UCC), France

From October 22nd to 25th, the military units for Civil Protection (FRA-2 and FRA-3) organized the first « USAR Coordination...

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IER-JSRT Team Jordan IER-JSRT Team Jordan

The Jordan Search and Rescue Team (JSRT) Heavy team from Jordan has successfully undergone an intensive INSARAG field exercise and re-classified...

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REGIONAL GROUP MEETING 2018

 

  • The INSARAG Africa, Europe and Middle East (AEME) regional group meeting took place last week from 17-18 October in Aix en...
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Swiss SIMEX18, Lucerne, Switzerland, October 2018

The Swiss Government had the pleasure to host the 2018 INSARAG earthquake response Simulation Exercise ("SIMEX 18"). The Swiss Agency for...

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INSARAG AEME Regional Earthquake Response Exercise, 5 to 7 December 2018, Armenia

On behalf of the Government of the Republic of Armenia and the Ministry of Emergency Situations, the INSARAG Secretariat is pleased to invite...

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UK ISARs 25 year anniversary brochure

UK ISAR celebrated the occasion at the Emergency Services show last week in Birmingham with both serving and former team members in...

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INSARAG Team Leaders Meeting 2018, Bucharest, Romania

The INSARAG Team Leaders meeting took place from 19 to 21 September 2018 in Bucharest, Romania with 58 countries...

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INSARAG Asia-Pacific Regional Meeting 2018, Tokyo, Japan

The 2018 INSARAG Asia-Pacific Regional Meeting was held on 30 and 31 August in Tokyo, Japan to discuss INSARAG strategic and operational issues...

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