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25 April 2017

Nepal earthquake: the importance of dialogue with affected communities

Nepal Red Cross uses a mix of traditional and modern means to engage with local communities
Nepal’s Quake-affected communities rise from the rubble
24 April 2017

Nepal’s Quake-affected communities rise from the rubble

Red Cross supports some 7,000 households with reconstruction cash to help communities rebuild after Nepal Earthquake
Meeting Communities’ post-disaster health needs in Nepal
21 April 2017

Meeting Communities’ post-disaster health needs in Nepal

Nepal Red Cross increases the number of local health officers and supporting the construction or rehabilitation of more than 40 health posts
Zika, Dengue and Chikungunya Toolkit: Adaptation for Latin America and the Caribbean
18 April 2017

Zika, Dengue and Chikungunya Toolkit: Adaptation for Latin America and the Caribbean

An interactive toolkit and teaching guides for Zika, Dengue and Chikungunya Prevention to the regional context
One year after earthquake, Red Cross Red Crescent has supported thousands of families to rebuild their lives
16 April 2017

One year after earthquake, Red Cross Red Crescent has supported thousands of families to rebuild their lives

– One year after the magnitude 7.8 earthquake that struck coastal Ecuador
IFRC launches 2016 World Disasters Report in Afghanistan
13 April 2017

IFRC launches 2016 World Disasters Report in Afghanistan

The World Disasters Report 2016 provides research and evidence that highlights the need for increased investment in building community resilience and the localization of aid
Red Cross launches appeal to support flood-affected communities
12 April 2017

Red Cross launches appeal to support flood-affected communities

Red Cross prepares for further damage as Cyclone Cook approaches
Marastoons offer a safe haven for the homeless and vulnerable in Afghanistan
6 April 2017

Marastoons offer a safe haven for the homeless and vulnerable in Afghanistan

Afghan Red Crescent provides tailored programmes to help vulnerable communities become self-sufficient and able to generate their own livelihood
Bridging the gap to build community resilience in Pakistan
27 March 2017

Bridging the gap to build community resilience in Pakistan

Pakistan Red Crescent supports vulnerable communities in Pakistan through Integrated Community Based Risk Reduction Programme
Forty tons of humanitarian aid arrive in Peru to support the action of the Peruvian Red Cross
26 March 2017

Forty tons of humanitarian aid arrive in Peru to support the action of the Peruvian Red Cross

More than 40 tons of relief items arrived in Lima today

In pictures...

In-pictures: Syrian Arab Red Crescent include medical team in second joint humanitarian convoy to besieged towns

Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) volunteer teams, together with the ICRC and UN, have gained ...

In pictures: Winter relief provided by Iraqi Red Crescent Society

There are 3.2 million IDPs in Iraq and some 245,000 Syrian refugees. Life is not easy for these ...

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...


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