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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
IFRC Declaration in the Fifth Regional DRR Platform
8 March 2017

IFRC Declaration in the Fifth Regional DRR Platform

A statement in which they set their position on the challenges presented by the implementation of the commitments signed in Sendai
Media Advisory: Fifth Regional Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction in the Americas
6 March 2017

Media Advisory: Fifth Regional Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction in the Americas

Information on the participation of the IFRC
Howard Arfin awarded for decades of Red Cross service
6 March 2013

Howard Arfin awarded for decades of Red Cross service

Awards are nice, but it's the humanitarian mission that is the real motivation, Howard Arfin says.
Canadian Red Cross expands campaign against malaria in Africa
17 April 2007

Canadian Red Cross expands campaign against malaria in Africa

The Canadian Red Cross will expand its malaria programmes in Africa thanks to the renewed support of the Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA).
Breaking the silence in Canada’s aboriginal communities
24 November 2003

Breaking the silence in Canada’s aboriginal communities

Mary doesn’t want her real named used, not because she’s ashamed or keeping secrets – after years of that, she’s left the shame and secrecy behind – but because she wants to protect a family that has already suffered enough despair.
Red Cross helps reduce drowning deaths in Canada
18 August 2003

Red Cross helps reduce drowning deaths in Canada

Water claims hundreds of Canadians lives every year.
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