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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 Development and Cooperation (SDC) in collaboration with the Ministry of Defence hosted this event between 8 and 12 October 2018 in Kriens, Switzerland. SDC, the International Search and Advisory Group (INSARAG) and the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (UNOCHA) were jointly responsible for conducting the SIMEX18.

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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 attendance. : (You will have to register to be able to view it)



Kobo Toolbox training in Dombóvár, Tolna County, Hungary

  • An international Kobo Toolbox training was held in Dombóvár, Tolna County, Hungary between 4-7 September 2018

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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 and organizations.

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