INSARAG is a global network of more than 90 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”

INSARAG First responder Training in Iraq 2019

On behalf of the German Development Ministry THW is supporting the Iraq Government in the implementation of the INSARAG First responder Training in...

Basic Data Collection Course Hungary 02-06 Sept 2019

13 experts coming from 6 countries attended to an international course in Hungary, focusing on electronic data collection in line with UN INSARAG g...

IER Heavy Ukraine Mobile Rescue Team Reclassification

The Ukranian Urban Search and Rescue Team (Mobile Rescue)  has successfully undergone an intensive field exercise as per the External Reclassi...

INSARAG Meeting with RoboCup

This last Monday (3 September), the INSARAG team has received in the Palais of Nations four members from the RoboCup Federation:  Farshid Fara...