Willawarrin area, NSW

Reflections from the Field: Australia Bushfires

24 December 2019 – It’s my second day on Team Rubicon Australia’s Operation Partridge in a little town called Willawarrin, and today is Christmas Eve. 2019 has been an unforgiving year for rural Australian communities already deeply affected by drought and climate change. Since February, bushfires have destroyed over 7 million acres including 2000 homes … Continued

TR Canada - Inmarsat

Reliable communications in the middle of British Columbia? Got it.

In many respects Canada is a leading example for much of the Western world – biasedly speaking, of course. This could largely be attributed to the fact that we have such a vast landscape and relatively small population; Canadians are often faced with challenging situations and often looked upon to do a lot with very … Continued

Welcome to Our Newest Board Members

This month, we are happy to announce that we are welcoming two new members to the Team Rubicon Global Board of Directors. These two individuals bring a wealth of experience and knowledge to our board and we know that they will make an immediate and meaningful impact on our work. Mick Slater served in the … Continued

Team Rubicon Australia provides support to 2018 Sydney Invictus Games 6

Sydney, Australia 21-27 October 2018. This past week saw the 4th Invictus Games held in Sydney Australia. Billed as “Game on Down Under” the Invictus Games, spearheaded by its Patron the Duke of Sussex (Prince Harry), use the power of sport to inspire recovery, support rehabilitation and generate a wider understanding and respect for wounded, … Continued

TRG receives New York Global Leaders Dialogue 2018 Humanitarian Award

Last week Team Rubicon Global was honored with the New York Global Leaders Dialogue 2018 Humanitarian Award at the Harvard Club in New York City. The award was accepted on behalf of the volunteers and staff of the Team Rubicon Network by co-founder and TRG board member William McNulty. Chairman of the NYGLD, Phil Scanlon … Continued

Welcoming Dr. Greg Ciottone to Our Team

This week, I am pleased to welcome Dr. Greg Ciottone to our team as our Medical Director. Greg will be an incredible asset to our team as he is an internationally known disaster and emergency medicine expert. Greg has devoted his career to field work, research and scholarly activities. Through his work, he has trained … Continued

Team Rubicon Global Becomes a Member of the NetHope Community

Last April NetHope, a consortium of leading global nonprofits, welcomed three new members, bringing its total membership to 57. Team Rubicon Global is one of those new members and we couldn’t be more honored to be included among the impressive list of nonprofits. “While responding to crisis around the world, the Team Rubicon network has benefited … Continued

Global Operations Dashboards

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