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26 أغسطس 2016

Nepal immunisation drive marks progress in recovery

Vaccinations aim to protect infants under two, especially in the 14 districts worst-affected by the 2015 earthquake in Nepal
Adapting to climate change to save Mongolia’s ancient herding culture
25 أغسطس 2016

Adapting to climate change to save Mongolia’s ancient herding culture

Red Cross revisits homes of herders in Mongolia to help them better prepare for the next inevitable disaster
Red Cross rescuers join hunt for quake survivors
24 أغسطس 2016

Red Cross rescuers join hunt for quake survivors

Search and rescue teams and sniffer dogs from the Italian Red Cross are on the ground in central Italy following a 6.2 magnitude earthquake in the early hours of the morning.
The Zika campaign has reached more than 10000 people in the Olympic Games
23 أغسطس 2016

The Zika campaign has reached more than 10,000 people in the Olympic Games

Zika prevention campaign: “For the mosquitoes, you are the main attraction”
                  Saving lives at sea:  how a rescue works
23 أغسطس 2016

Saving lives at sea: how a rescue works

The Italian Red Cross and Migrant Offshore Aid Station (MOAS) joined forces this month to launch a search and rescue operation aboard the Responder in the ...
Clowns, puppets and papier mâché: all in a day’s work for hygiene promotion volunteers
23 أغسطس 2016

Clowns, puppets and papier mâché: all in a day’s work for hygiene promotion volunteers

Florian Hass is a hygiene promoter working in two refugee camps in Northern Greece.
Snakes, floods and the struggle for food
23 أغسطس 2016

Snakes, floods and the struggle for food

Around 37 percent of the population in Jamalpur district has been affected by the floods
Six months on – a new beginning for victims of tropical Cyclone Winston
22 أغسطس 2016

Six months on – a new beginning for victims of tropical Cyclone Winston

The Red Cross plans to repair 2,000 homes and aims to reach 10,000 households with Build Back Safer guidance and messaging over the next six months
Being a volunteer is a rewarding vocation
21 أغسطس 2016

Being a volunteer is a rewarding vocation

Karen is visiting the Manabí province for the second time after the 16 April emergency.
I will sleep soundly at night knowing that soon my family will have a decent house to live in
20 أغسطس 2016

I will sleep soundly at night knowing that soon my family will have a decent house to live in

There are many heartbreaking stories in this community. Barón Zambrano and his family tell one of them.

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بالصّور: فرق طبيّة تنضمّ لقافلة المساعدات الثّانية للهلال الأحمر العربي السّوري إلى المناطق السّوريّة المحاصرة

في 14 يناير / كانون الثّاني 2016 وللمرّة الثّانية في غضون أسبوع، قام متطوّعو الهلال الأحمر ...

بالصور: جمعية الهلال الأحمر العراقي توفر الإغاثة للشتاء

الهلال الأحمر يوفر الحماية الحيوية للمشردين داخليًّا واللاجئين

In-pictures: Red Cross builds temporary shelters for migrants in the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

The Red Cross of the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia has erected 15 Ikea model houses in...