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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.
11 April 2003

Red Cross supplies essentials to Canada’s SARS victims

Since Canada’s most-populated province of Ontario declared a state of emergency related to an outbreak of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) on March 26, Red Cross volunteers, together with counterparts from St John Ambulance, have been providing an
10 April 2003

Vatche Arslanian: bringing smiles and dignity to the people of Iraq

The International Federation has expressed its sadness at the death of Vatche Arslanian, a much-respected International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) delegate shot dead in Baghdad on Tuesday, and extended its “profound sympathy” to the Canadian's fami

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