IFRC

Egypt

9 November 2016

Red Crescent responds to flash flooding across Egypt

Sudden and unexpected rains hit south and eastern parts of Egypt at the beginning of November, killing 29 people and injuring at least 73 more. Volunteer teams of Egyptian Red Crescent Society have been among the few aid organisations providing assistance
Egyptian Red Crescent hosts the region’s first IFRC-led Ebola preparedness workshop
8 April 2015

Egyptian Red Crescent hosts the region’s first IFRC-led Ebola preparedness workshop

As the Ebola virus continues to devastate areas of West Africa, the Middle East and North Africa Zone office of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) has launched a campaign to prepare National Societies in the region
Red Crescent volunteers praised for neutral approach to first aid and medical support during 25 January commemorations
10 February 2015

Red Crescent volunteers praised for neutral approach to first aid and medical support during 25 January commemorations

The commemoration of the 25 January 2011 events in Egypt took a bloody turn this year, as more than 25 people were killed in clashes across the country and dozens others were reportedly wounded.

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