What it takes to deploy abroad

| Posted By: Chris Lyon
What it takes to deploy abroad

Deploying internationally is complex and requires a significant amount of planning and coordination. When we arrive on site after a disaster in a foreign country, all eyes and hope have turned to us, expecting immediate action and results. Disasters are no-excuse, results-only zones. Selection is competitive. Team Rubicon will sort you out with travel and logistics and take you into the breach, but we need you... Read More »

Deploy in the UK

| Posted By: Chris Lyon

In the winter of 2015, nearly 60 team members squared off to Mother Nature and deployed on 2 separate operations. They were ready and available when their communities were in the most need. We expect the deployment pace to accelerate as we continue to grow relief capacity substantially over the coming months. Regional Execution Team Rubicon operates and deploys at the regional level. Emergency management is most effectively... Read More »

Team Rubicon UK Spins Up

| Posted By: Chris Lyon

Thirty-six hours after a 7.8 magnitude earthquake hit Nepal, a recon team from the U.S. was en route to Kathmandu. Not long after their arrival, a team of British Armed Forces veterans, including Gurkhas, began preparations to join them for Operation: Tenzing. This became Team Rubicon United Kingdom (TR UK) working alongside TR USA to support those impacted by the quake. General Sir Nick Parker, former Commander of British... Read More »