IFRC

Tuvalu

3 May 2017

Building resilience in vulnerable communities in Tuvalu

FINPAC pilot project helps local communities to better understand local weather and climate information, and build resilience towards changing weather patterns
Tuvalu Red Cross Society becomes 190th member of the IFRC
4 March 2016

Tuvalu Red Cross Society becomes 190th member of the IFRC

Tuvalu Red Cross officially admitted during the 20th Session of the General Assembly of the IFRC in Geneva
Obituary: Olioliga Iosua (Oli), Tuvalu Red Cross Society
1 February 2016

Obituary: Olioliga Iosua (Oli), Tuvalu Red Cross Society

Red Cross and Red Crescent partners paid tribute to Tuvalu Red Cross Society Secretary General, Olioliga Iosua (Oli), who passed away last Friday.
Fusing tradition and technology to protect communities in Tuvalu
20 May 2015

Fusing tradition and technology to protect communities in Tuvalu

Project linking forecasting and traditional knowledge will deliver weather and climate information to strenghten community resilience
Nowhere to run. Tuvaluans consider their future after Tropical Cyclone Pam
17 April 2015

Nowhere to run. Tuvaluans consider their future after Tropical Cyclone Pam

Cyclone Pam's destructive waves have redrawn the map of Tuvalu, placing communities at risk
Tuvalu: Working together to recover in the wake of Cyclone Pam
1 April 2015

Tuvalu: Working together to recover in the wake of Cyclone Pam

When Tropical Cyclone Pam bore down on the Pacific island nation of Tuvalu, more than 300 people on the country’s three northern islands had to evacuate from their homes when high winds and huge waves hurled sand, boulders and debris across tiny atolls an
Red Cross responds to water crisis in drought-stricken Tuvalu
16 October 2011

Red Cross responds to water crisis in drought-stricken Tuvalu

Parts of the Pacific island state of Tuvalu are in danger of running out of fresh drinking water.
Linking community based health and first aid to address NCDs in Te Kavato
16 September 2011

Linking community based health and first aid to address NCDs in Te Kavato

Tuvalu Red Cross Society (TRCS) has been actively involved in implementing a CBHFA ‘in action’ pilot project funded by the Shoken fund over the last 10 ...
The biggest weight loser competition in Tuvalu
16 September 2011

The biggest weight loser competition in Tuvalu

Thanks to WHO funds, the Tuvalu Red Cross has organised a biggest weight loser competition that started in September 2010 in partnership with the Ministry of Health.

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