Urban search and rescue : boosting intra-ASEAN self help
Nah, Liang Tuang
Date of Issue2011
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
Natural disasters such as the earthquakes and tsunamis in the Indian Ocean off Sumatra in 2004 and in Japan most recently highlight the importance of qualified Urban Search and Rescue (USAR) teams. ASEAN’s lack of such vital rescue expertise needs to be addressed.
DRNTU::Social sciences::Political science
RSIS Commentaries ; 052-11