IFRC

Middle East and North Africa

16 February 2017

Disaster law declaration adopted at high level forum for the Middle East and North Africa, paving the way for regional and national cooperation

Qatar Red Crescent and IFRC hosted the MENA Disaster Law Expert Consultation this week from 13 -14 December in Doha, Qatar.
Disaster law in Lebanon: improving the law to improve lives
1 April 2016

Disaster law in Lebanon: improving the law to improve lives

Lebanon readies its laws for future disasters.
MENA consultation on law and disasters
11 June 2015

MENA consultation on law and disasters

Some 12 National Societies from the Middle East and North Africa convened in Kuwait on 10 and 11 June 2015 to to deliver the MENA recommendations in preparation for the 32nd International Conference of the Red Cross and Red Crescent on the draft resolutio
Profile in Disaster Law Advocacy:  Dr. Fawzi Oussedik
20 February 2014

Profile in Disaster Law Advocacy: Dr. Fawzi Oussedik

Profile : Dr Fawzi Oussedik, Head of International Relations and International Humanitarian Law, Qatar Red ...
IDRL in Israel:  interview with Chaim Rafalowski
30 September 2013

IDRL in Israel: interview with Chaim Rafalowski

Chaim Rafalowski is IMDA’s Disaster Management and EU Projects Coordinator
30 April 2013

Vacancy: Disaster law consultancy MENA region (Arabic required)

Since 2001, the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) has been undertaking research, consultations and technical support on issues related to the law of disasters.
Kuwaiti Red Crescent  organizes the country’s first IDRL workshop
30 August 2012

Kuwaiti Red Crescent organizes the country’s first IDRL workshop

On July 1-2, the Kuwaiti Red Crescent Society (KRCS) organized the country’s first national workshop on international disaster response laws, rules and principles (IDRL) in Kuwait City

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