Improving Maritime SAR Capability Worldwide

The International Maritime Rescue Federation (IMRF) brings the world's maritime SAR organisations together.

COVID-19 & Pandemic Response

The IMRF has now developed a guidance manual that could be used as the basis for planning and delivering maritime SAR services in pandemics.

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Author: Wendy Webster

IMRF Awards 2021 - The Final Results

The IMRF Awards 2021 was announced on YouTube on 14 September 2021. Rewatch "The IMRF Awards 2021 - The Final Results" here.

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Author: Wendy Webster

#WomenInSAR Initiative

Women are hugely under-represented in the maritime sector. The IMRF is working to raise the profile and increase the representation of women in maritime SAR. Our #WomenInSAR initiative is moving into its next phase this year. We have now launched our #WomenInSAR Report.

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Author: Wendy Webster

Our Impact

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Crew Members Over 519 Crew Members have participated and Trained in the European Crew Exchange from 2012 to 2019

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Colleagues of IMRF Member Organisations 259 Colleagues of IMRF Member Organisations have participated at the Lifeboat Crew Exchange 2020 – Webinar Sessions

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x 100 - Visits The MRO Pages, including the MRO Resources Library, had in total 19189 visits in the whole of 2020

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IMRF Members The IMRF has 115 Members from 50 countries (2020)

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  • International Mass Rescue Conference (G5) - 12-14 June 2022

    Photo by SSRS. In the light of the ongoing Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation, the International Maritime Rescue Federation (IMRF), in consultation with ... Read more

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