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“The THW SEEBA unit once again successfully secured its classification according the UN standards. I congratulate this THW team. Our exercises and preparations have paid off!” said THW President Albrecht Broemme after the successful test.

Tried and Tested: SEEBA Meets UN Standards

Geneva. The Rapid Deployment Unit Search and Rescue Abroad (SEEBA) from the Technische Hilfswerk (THW) successfully renewed an important international classification, after a 48-hour large-scale exercise in Geneva. The exercise was designed to test whether the SEEBA unit continues to fulfil United Nations (UN) guidelines for rescue missions in the wake of earthquakes.more: Tried and Tested: SEEBA Meets UN Standards …

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