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Rescue Global are Project Partners in UK Testing of Life-saving Chemical Detection Drones

News Post date September 19, 2018

Rescue Global is working with Science and Technology Laboratory (DSTL), BMT Defence Services and Heriot-Watt and Edinburgh Universities, on Red Alert, as part of Project Minerva. The aim is to protect first responders and the public, in incidents involving extremely hazardous substances. Rescue Global team is providing expert ground assessment teams, UAS/UAV pilots, artificial intelligence & autonomy collaboration, human factors & project management input.

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Rescue Global Deploys to the Caribbean for Hurricane Season 2018

News Post date September 11, 2018

One year on from Operation Ursula, Rescue Global’s response to Category 5 Hurricanes Irma and Maria, which made landfall in the Caribbean within two weeks of each other, the team are once again responding in the region. As Hurricanes Florence and Helene continue to track northwards, Tropical Storm Isaac looks to return to hurricane strength and remains on track to hit the Lesser Antilles by Wednesday this week.

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Rescue Global Supports #NotATarget Campaign on World Humanitarian Day 2018

News Post date August 16, 2018

This year on Sunday 19th August, World Humanitarian Day is paying tribute to the civilians affected by conflict and the aid workers who risk their lives to assist them. The United Nations #NotATarget Campaign is demanding world leaders to protect all civilians caught up in conflict, whether they be local citizens or those in humanitarian service.

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World Day against Trafficking in Persons

News Post date July 30, 2018

Today is the World Day against Trafficking in Persons. Human trafficking is a crime that affects an estimated 40.3 million people globally, most often in sexual exploitation or forced labour. It affects all genders, ages and countries, targeting the most vulnerable in society.

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Second 2018 Caribbean Preparedness Trip

News Post date July 28, 2018

Two members of the RG team - Mike (Operations Manager) and Hannah (Deputy CEO) have just completed a second trip to the Caribbean this year, with an ongoing focus on 2018 hurricane season readiness, and long-term strategic relationship-building.

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Rescue Global present at the British Standards Institution (BSI)

News Post date July 18, 2018

This month, Rescue Global led the opening session of the British Standards Institution (BSI) bi-annual, all-hands meeting for Group Assurance, held in London.

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World Day Against Child Labour

News Post date June 12, 2018

Today is the World Day Against Child Labour (WDACL), which this year has joined with the World Day for Safety and Health at Work to highlight the global need to improve the safety and health of young workers and end child labour.

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Caribbean Hurricane Season Preparedness trip

News Post date June 1, 2018

The Atlantic Hurricane season 2018 starts today, the 1st of June. Two members of the Rescue Global team have been in the region, developing partnerships and putting plans in place in readiness for the season ahead.

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Two Year Anniversary of the Modern Slavery Act

News Post date March 26, 2018

Today is the two year anniversary of the Modern Slavery Act in the UK. This Act is a demonstration of the UK’s commitment to tackling the issue of modern slavery.

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International Women's Day 2018

News Post date March 8, 2018

Happy International Women’s Day from all of the Rescue Global team! This year’s theme for International Women’s Day is #PressforProgress, calling for global activism for women to achieve gender parity.

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