Hellenic Rescue Team
Hellenic Rescue Team is a non-governmental organization of Search and Rescue; its members participated voluntarily in operations since 1978. Since 1994 it is running under the form of an association. Is an organization acknowledged by Civil Protection Authorities of Ministry of Internal Affairs with Register No6, and is in constant cooperation with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Y.D.A.S.i with Register No14) as well as the European Union. (ECHOii) HRT is a member of the INSARAG/UN, IKAR/CISA & IRO as well. Since January 2012, HRT is under a major shift. More information is available here.
Role in project
HRT is the leader for the use cases and pilot scenarios workpackage of the project. Analytical role is shown under the description of the Workpackages.