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24 March 2017

Living a life of uncertainty

Shortage of food, clean water and medical services is beginning to take its toll on displaced communities living in makeshift camps in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh
Selwyn Lavia: a beneficiaty story
22 March 2017

I came out and saw my neighbour Lester who told me the whole back of the house was gone due to the plum tree that had collapsed into it.
Animated Video for Zika Virus Prevention
22 March 2017

Animated Video for Zika Virus Prevention

The video share key messages about the Zika virus in an attractive, creative and suitable way for all audiences.
Maldivian Red Crescent mobilizes country-wide awareness campaign to combat severe influenza outbreak
22 March 2017

Maldivian Red Crescent mobilizes country-wide awareness campaign to combat severe influenza outbreak

Maldivian Red Crescent establishes an information dissemination centre in Male to prevent the spread of severe influenza outbreak
Red Cross fights spikes in dengue across the Pacific
16 March 2017

Red Cross fights spikes in dengue across the Pacific

Red Cross reaches over 16,000 people with dengue awareness campaign
IFRC Continues to Strengthen National Society Capacity in Zika Response
14 March 2017

IFRC Continues to Strengthen National Society Capacity in Zika Response

The Zika virus response in the region requires an integrated and holistic approach...
Americas Region Adopts Its First Disaster Risk Reduction Plan
14 March 2017

Americas Region Adopts Its First Disaster Risk Reduction Plan

The Americas region has reaffirmed its commitment to building resilience
Ignite Stage: IFRC is putting communities at the center of our work
10 March 2017

Ignite Stage: IFRC is putting communities at the center of our work

The Red Cross approach to community resilience strengthening ensures communities
High-Risk Populations Are Agents of Change for Disaster Risk Reduction
9 March 2017

High-Risk Populations Are Agents of Change for Disaster Risk Reduction

The Sendai Framework recognizes the high impact of disasters on vulnerable persons
Volunteers as a mobilizing force in disaster risk reduction processes
8 March 2017

Volunteers as a mobilizing force in disaster risk reduction processes

Voluntary service is one of the fundamental basis for the Red Cross Red Crescent Movement

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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