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Mauritanian Red Crescent

Building resilience in Africa's desert through a twin track approach

Building resilience in Africa's desert through a twin track approach

When responding to a drought in Mauritania, IFRC and the Mauritania Red Crescent launched a twin track approach. It allowed immediate needs to be met while at the same time building resiliency among villagers in the long term.

Growing gardens in the desert heat of Mauritania

Growing gardens in the desert heat of Mauritania

It is hot and the midday sun scorches the sand. Mile after mile of travel and there is not a body of water to be seen. Animal carcasses rot on the side of the road. Yet amid this harsh desert climate, among a cluster of communities, tomatoes, onions and w

Strengthening a partnership for development in Mauritania between the Red Crescent Society and its government

Strengthening a partnership for development in Mauritania between the Red Crescent Society and its government

Just hours after touching down in Mauritania on 24 April for his first visit to the west African country, President of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC), Mr Taderatu Konoé was sitting down to tea with the country’

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Contact details

Address:

Avenue Gamal Abdel Nasser
Nouakchott

Postal Address:

B.P. 344
Nouakchott

Contact Information:

Tel: (222) 525 12 49/659 24 10/525 12 49
Fax: (222) 525 47 84/529 12 21
Telex: 5830 CRM
Email: crm@toptechnology.mr
sn_crm@yahoo.fr
m.raby06@yahoo.fr

Language of correspondence: French

People:

  • Président: Mr Mohamed Lemine Ould MOHAMED VALL
  • 1er Vice-Président: Prof. Mohamed OULD TELMOUDY
  • 2ème Vice-Président: Mme Bâ AMINATA
  • 3ème Vice-Président: M. Ould Mohamed SAADNA
  • Secrétaire Général: Mr Mohamedou OULD RABY
  • Trésorier Général: M. Ely OULD CHEKAR
  • Trésorier Général Adjoint: M. Abdallahi OULD M'BAREK
  • Chargé de Communication: M. Baba MBODGE
  • Chargé de la communication: M. Ahmed Salem LEZGHAME
  • responsable du volontariat: Mr Mohamed lemine Aiba

Latest appeals

30 September 2016
Mauritania - Food Insecurity (MDRMR007)
Mauritania - Final Report
31 May 2016
Mauritania - Food Insecurity (MDRMR007)
Mauritania - Preliminary Final report
27 January 2016
Mauritania - Food Insecurity (MDRMR007)
Mauritania - 6 Month Update
1 July 2015
Mauritania - Food Insecurity (MDRMR007)
Mauritania - Operations Update No. 2
26 June 2015
Mauritania - Food Insecurity (MDRMR007)
Mauritania - Operations Update no.1

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