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Press releases

Earthquake in Iran and Iraq: Red Crescent teams providing rescue and first aid as picture of devastation continues to emerge

Shaping the future of the world’s largest humanitarian movement

Italy’s Francesco Rocca elected President of world’s largest humanitarian network

Global gathering to shape future of world’s largest humanitarian movement

IFRC Secretary General announces dramatic expansion of Red Cross Red Crescent relief operation in Cox’s Bazar

IFRC Secretary General visits Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh

IFRC Secretary General calls for global support for plague response in Madagascar

IFRC Secretary General visits Madagascar as Red Cross scales up plague response

Red Cross emergency hospital opens in Cox’s Bazar

IFRC and Somali Red Crescent Society mourn volunteers killed in yesterday’s blast in Mogadishu

Costa Rica: Red Cross scales up emergency relief as heavy flooding leaves more than 500,000 people without drinking water

Madagascar: IFRC to deploy first-ever plague treatment centre, releases 1 million Swiss francs as infections spread

Madagascar: Red Cross training 1,000 volunteers to fight pneumonic plague, releases global emergency funds

Madagascar: Red Cross scaling up efforts as plague crisis worsens

Medical teams in Cox’s Bazar report rise in diarrhoeal diseases, raising fears of outbreak

Lesotho’s vulnerability to drought will continue without increased investment in resilience, says IFRC President

Indian Ocean’s growing vulnerability to natural disasters calls for more investment in preparedness

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