Macedonia, The Former Yugoslav Republic Of

1 September 2015

Moments of dignity

The water runs down little one-year old Hasar’s body. Her mother, Ayaat, holds her while her father, Thaen, pours the water from a plastic bottle onto her curly hair to rinse away the shampoo.
Over land and sea – one Syrian family’s perilous journey to find a safer future
28 August 2015

Over land and sea – one Syrian family’s perilous journey to find a safer future

In a crowded tent on a dusty piece of ground near Gevgelija, in the Former Yugoslav Republic (FYR) of Macedonia, the Samir family sits talking to a Red Cross doctor about the illnesses of the four children in the group.
Saving lives on the border of the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
25 August 2015

Saving lives on the border of the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

Paramedic Pavel Ignov gently shakes a badly dehydrated woman who has collapsed in the dirt just over the Former Yugoslav Republic (FYR) of Macedonia’s border with Greece.
Consistent support in an uncertain world – on the road in Europe
12 August 2015

Consistent support in an uncertain world – on the road in Europe

Each day, over 1,000 people travel through the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, some days as many as 1,600. Three-quarters of recent arrivals are from Syria.
Supporting migrants en-route through the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
28 July 2015

Supporting migrants en-route through the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

The Red Cross Society of the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia provides support to migrants who cover long distances on foot for many days.
Red Cross volunteers shine in 'hour of darkness'
25 April 2014

FYR of Macedonia: Red Cross volunteers shine in 'hour of darkness'

More than 1,200 volunteers from across The Red Cross of the FYR of Macedonia participated in a global campaign entitled the “Earth Hour”. The main organizers of the campaign proclaimed the Macedonian Red Cross volunteers`the Superheroes of the Planet Eart
Macedonian Red Cross launches campaign towards Zero new HIV infections
2 December 2011

Macedonian Red Cross launches campaign towards Zero new HIV infections

The Macedonian Red Cross is marking World AIDS Day by organizing many activities across the country through the fieldwork of local Red Cross branches, under the Global Campaign’s slogan ‘Zero new HIV infections’ which stresses the importance of health pro
Macedonian skills make a difference in Banda Aceh
25 February 2005

Macedonian skills make a difference in Banda Aceh

Antonio Dodevski and Oliver Gichevski from the Macedonian Red Cross didn’t hesitated for a moment when they received the phone call.
Building Disaster preparedness in Macedonia
28 November 2001

Building Disaster preparedness in Macedonia

The International Federation, with support from five donors, completed the construction of a new central warehouse in Petrovec for the Macedonian Red Cross.
Macedonia: More than just a second-hand clothes warehouse
13 September 2001

Macedonia: More than just a second-hand clothes warehouse

The Macedonian Red Cross second-hand clothes warehouse has been operating for three years and has recently moved to new quarters.
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