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The International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement calls on States to seize an unprecedented opportunity to advance nuclear disarmament

Geneva/New York (IFRC/ICRC) – On the occasion of this year's International Day for the Total...

IFRC calls for disaster funds to be released early to transform humanitarian response to El Niño and climate-related crises

Geneva, 25 September 2016 – At the close of the high-level event on El Niño at the 71th UN Genera...

Niger Red Cross responds to Rift Valley fever outbreak

Nairobi/ Geneva, 23 September 2016: The Red Cross Society of Niger has quickly mobilized 60...

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