of 5008 MAGs (Neighborhood Disaster Volunteers) from 109
neighborhoods located within Kocaeli, Istanbul, Yalova, Bursa and
Izmir provinces have completed the standard basic training program.
Disaster Support (NDS) Centers have been established.
Disaster Support Committees have been formed, trained and activated.
model has been created and is being tested under various conditions.
efforts are under way to insure sustainability of the model
Can Join the MAGs?
Men and women between the age of 18-55 who:
residing and planning to stay in the neighborhood for a long time
good team players and dedicated to volunteerism
no serious physical handicap or health problem
no record of conviction of a felony
||Course Duration (hours)|
Awareness & Preparedness|| 2 |
Basic First Aid||12|
Search and Rescue||14|