IFRC

Israel

15 August 2016

From junk to life-saving kit – getting creative in an emergency

Magen David Adom trains its volunteers to improvise life-saving first aid equipment in disasters.
MDA well prepared during recent snowstorms
13 March 2015

MDA prevents havoc during weekend snowstorms

MDA on high-alert ahead of heavy snowstorm.
MDA attracts hundreds at Saving Lives event
13 March 2015

Saving Lives day attracts hundreds to see the work of the MDA in Israel

Magen David Adom in Israel’s Saving Lives event attracted hundreds of people.
IFRC pays tribute to the life-saving action of volunteers in Israel
2 September 2014

IFRC pays tribute to the life-saving action of volunteers in Israel

The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) is saddened to learn of the death of Zeev Etzion, a life-long volunteer with the Magen David Adom in Israel (MDA).
Magen David Adom steps up preparedness in response to ongoing violence
15 July 2014

Magen David Adom steps up preparedness in response to ongoing violence

As the situation in Israel and the Occupied Territories continues to deteriorate, Magen David Adom in Israel (MDA) is now on i
50,000 calls for help during five day storm in Israel
20 December 2013

50,000 calls for help during five day storm in Israel

The Magen David Adom (MDA) was well prepared for the storm which battered Israel over the weekend.
IFRC president Konoé to praise professionalism and growing international role of Magen David Adom
22 February 2013

IFRC president Konoé to praise professionalism and growing international role of Magen David Adom

The President of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC), Tadateru Konoé, paid a one-day visit to Magen David Adom in Israel (MDA), the Israeli member of the IFRC. “I’m very impressed by the level of sophistication and innovation reached by the National Society in delivering its life-saving and training services to communities,” Mr Konoé said. With a dedicate...
Magen David Adom in Israel on high alert to protect civilians
20 November 2012

Magen David Adom in Israel on high alert to protect civilians

Over the last six days, three people have been killed, 99 injured, and hundreds more are suffering from anxiety and emotional trauma following rocket attacks and rising tensions between Israel and Gaza.
Visit by IFRC Secretary General to Magen David Adom in Israel
10 July 2012

Visit by IFRC Secretary General to Magen David Adom in Israel

During his first visit to Israel, the Secretary General of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) Bekele Geleta, reaffirmed his commitment to supporting Magen David Adom in Israel (MDA) and improving collaboration between the two organizations.   “In carrying out their mandated role as auxiliary to government while maintaining independence, MDA is among the...
16 March 2011

Kenya and Israel: sharing experiences in medical emergencies

As part of its ongoing effort to expand its emergency medical and ambulance services, 26 participants from the Kenya Red Cross Society, the Kenya Wildlife Service and Kisumu District Hospital are being
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