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5 Feb 2019 - Denmark Heavy Urban Search and Rescue Module (EU MODEX) was held with the participation of IRCS Representatives

Dr. Salimi and Mr. Eshraghi, IRCS Representatives in EU MODEX Module- Denmark Dr. Salimi and Mr. Eshraghi, IRCS Representatives in EU MODEX Module- Denmark

The representatives of Iranian Red Crescent Relief and Rescue Organization (IRCS) participated in the Denmark Search and Rescue Module (EU MODEX) with the joint coordination of UNOCHA and the Austrian Embassy in Tehran.

Urban Heavy Search and Rescue Module was held on January 26-28, 2019 with the mutual partnership of Urban Search and Rescue (USAR) training team, Advanced Medical Post (AMP), Technical Assistance and Support Team (TAST), experts of the European Union and the Crisis Management Centre of Finland (CMC).

This Module Exercise was held with the participation of Dr. Morteza Salimi, the Head of the Iran Red Crescent Relief and Rescue Organization and Mr. Mehrdad Eshraqi, Director of the International Affairs of IRCS and it was supported by The Austrian Embassy in Tehran provided the conditions for the observance of Iranian delegates in this specialist USAR simulation.

Heavy Urban Search and Rescue Module (EU MODEX) - DenmarkHeavy Urban Search and Rescue Module (EU MODEX) - Denmark

In 2019, five exercises for Civil Protection Modules and other Response Capacities will be conducted throughout Europe. Urban Search and Rescue Modules, Emergency Medical Teams and other Response capacities will have the chance to train preparedness for a deployment in the context of a full-scale exercise, which the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (UNOCHA) in Iran will facilitates the participation of Iranian specialists of ​​crisis management in these simulation exercises in order provide a platform of progress in preparedness and response at the time of the crisis by knowledge transfer of successful countries to Iranian experts and specialists.

The INSARAG Urban Rescue and Rescue Module was held at Danish Crisis Management College, where participants took part in the crisis simulation exercises based on USAR (Urban Search and Rescue), International Search and Rescue Advisory Group of INSARAG within some custom-made courses in the framework of civil protection, national preparedness and international emergency operations.

The next EU MODEX will take place from 15th to 18th of March 2019 with the in collaboration of Austrian Foreign Ministry and Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Merseyside, England.

 

Last modified onTuesday, 05 February 2019 14:47
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