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2 سبتمبر 2014

IFRC pays tribute to the life-saving action of volunteers in Israel

The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) is saddened to learn of the death of Zeev Etzion, a life-long volunteer with the Magen David Adom in Israel (MDA).
Disaster risk and climate change dominate agenda at Small Island Developing States Conference
2 سبتمبر 2014

Disaster risk and climate change dominate agenda at Small Island Developing States Conference

Over 2,000 delegates have gathered in the Samoan capital Apia for the 3rd International Conference on Small Island Developing States (SIDS).
Families hoping for a quick return to homes following landslide in Nepal
1 سبتمبر 2014

Families hoping for a quick return to homes following landslide in Nepal

One month on from the devastating landslide which destroyed a mountainside village and killed 150 people, communities nearby are still concerned about the effects the disaster may have.
The 10-year-old leading a family following the death of her parents
29 أغسطس 2014

The 10-year-old leading a family following the death of her parents

The Timangolo refugee host site is home to families and children affected by violence in Central African Republic.
IFRC mourns the loss of Egyptian Red Crescent Society Secretary General, Professor Mamdouh Gabr
28 أغسطس 2014

IFRC mourns the loss of Egyptian Red Crescent Society Secretary General, Professor Mamdouh Gabr

The Red Cross Red Crescent Movement mourned on Monday the death of Professor Mamdouh Kamal Gabr, the Secretary General of the Egyptian Red Crescent Society and a distinguished figure in the country’s healthcare system
IFRC appeals for assistance as floods and landslides leave thousands homeless in Nepal
27 أغسطس 2014

IFRC appeals for assistance as floods and landslides leave thousands homeless in Nepal

In recent weeks, severe monsoon rains have triggered flooding and landslides across Nepal causing widespread devastation. Over 100 lives have been lost and at the peak of the flooding over 200,000 people were affected.
IFRC vice president Francesco Rocca visits the Palestine Red Crescent Society
26 أغسطس 2014

IFRC vice president Francesco Rocca visits the Palestine Red Crescent Society

IFRC vice president Francesco Rocca has visited the occupied Palestine territories to see the work of the Palestine Red Cross Society in the aftermath of violence in Gaza.
Bridging the sanitation gap in Asia Pacific
26 أغسطس 2014

Bridging the sanitation gap in Asia Pacific

The Mongolian dzud results in unplanned migration into the country's capital.
Appeal increased to support more families displaced by violence in Central African Republic
22 أغسطس 2014

Appeal increased to support more families displaced by violence in Central African Republic

The impact of the violence that erupted in Central African Republic (CAR) in December continues to bite, seven months down the line.
Health, water and the increasing threat of disease
22 أغسطس 2014

Sulaf, 15, and her 7-year-old sister Hiba are waiting their turn at the Syrian Arab Red Crescent’s children clinic in Dwailaa areas, Rural Damascus

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