The INSARAG Africa, Europe and Middle East Regional Group meeting was held on 14-15 November 2017 in Istanbul, Turkey, generously hosted by the Government of Turkey and the Disaster and Emergency Presidency of Turkey, AFAD. The meeting brought together 85 participants representing 27 countries and aimed at finalizing the INSARAG AEME Regional Plan for 2018 and discussing the key INSARAG issues.  Discussions were held around IER Pre-Greening Arrangements, Light Teams Quality Assurance Standards, National Accreditation Processes, UCC and KoBo implementation, IEC/R Requirements and the INSARAG Guidelines Version 2020.23434904_10155836265216119_7979697929340154621_n.jpg