What It’s Like to Be a Search and Rescue Worker in Armed Conflicts and Other Insecure Environments

23 March 2023  15:00 - 16:00

Virtual Event | Organised by Humanitarian Security Challenges Working Group | Held in DC (EST) in English
Contact details: [email protected]
Advancing respect for human rights

The Humanitarian Security Challenges Working Group will be hosting a discussion with Ammar Al Selmo of the White Helmets. He will share his experiences with serving on search and rescue teams responding to humanitarian crises in Syria. To request the webinar call-in information, please send an email to: [email protected].


Ammar Al Selmo is an elected member of the Board of Directors of the White Helmets. Prior to his current role, he served as the Aleppo Directorate Manager, Focal Point with Chemonics, and Aleppo Centers Manager. He also established the White Helmet Centers in Alsafera and Bab al-Nerab.