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ECHO ICT Emergency Response Training
Beyond its extensive emergency response work, Télécoms Sans Frontières is equally considered as the leading organisation in providing hands-on technology training for NGOs and institutions across the globe.
The UN calls upon TSF to train emergency responders
From 29th November until 5th December 2014, TSF took part in a UN-organised exercise in Argentina. This training session brought together members of the United Nations Disaster Assessment and Coordination division (UNDAC) and its humanitarian partners.
TSF - key players in Malgagasy government simulation
In October 2014, TSF was invited to participate in a national disaster simulation by the Malagasy government. TSF dealt with the management of the emergency telecommunications structures, using the latest developments in satellite communication.
TSF & the European Commission train 66 International NGOs
Thanks to the funding provided by ECHO (the European Commission’s Humanitarian Aid and Civil Protection department); Télécoms sans Frontières’ six month telecommunications and information technology training programme has recently come to an end. The programme, alongside over 100 emergency workers from numerous NGOs took place over three continents: Asia, South America, and for the very first time, Africa.