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Organization of American Firefighters (OAF) is the world most important international cooperation institution for firefighting associations.

To promote institutional cooperation between firefighting associations across America, in order to professionalize the management of local fire departaments.

To be, in ten years, the continental reference organization in training, intervention strategies and technological innovation in equipment for firefighters.

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August: Workshop on Aircraft Emergency Response in urban and suburban areas

(OBA) The world most important international cooperation institution for firefighting associations invites their members to register for the upcoming training. Organization of… [Read More]

Organization of American Firefighters held a meeting with NFPA's President

(OBA) Jim Pauley, President of the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), received the representatives of Organization of American Firefighters for a work… [Read More]

OAF attended to the 1st. International Firefighting Meeting, in Cuba

(OBA) Representatives of Organization of American Firefighters (OAF) traveled to La Habana, Cuba, to participate in the 1st. International Volunteer Firefighting… [Read More]

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OBA con el Papa: Firma de Acuerdo

Annual Assembly 2014, Chile

Interview to Carlos A. Ferlise, OAF’s Presidente

Facts about OAF

28 organizations

17 countries

1 million firefighters

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