Ongoing operations

Libya complex emergency

Ongoing conflict and political instability, combined with continued migratory pressures mean humanitarian needs in Libya continue to grow.

Ebola virus disease outbreak

The current Ebola virus disease outbreak in West Africa is unprecedented in terms of the number of cases, deaths and its geographical spread. Communities in West Africa have a vital role to play in the battle against this horrific disease, which has so far affected more than 5,000 people and killed more than half of the...

The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) is the world's largest humanitarian organization, with 190 member National Societies . As part of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement, our work is guided by seven fundamental principles; humanity, impartiality, neutrality, independence, voluntary service, unity and universality. About this site & copyright