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Ecuadorian Red Cross

Ecuadorian Red Cross Blood Bank Holding Steady In Aftermath of Earthquake

Ecuadorian Red Cross Blood Bank Holding Steady In Aftermath of Earthquake

In the wake of the April 16th earthquake that hit Ecuador’s central coast, leaving thousands in need of medical attention, the Ecuadorian Red Cross mobilized all manner of humanitarian aid out to the coast.

Ecuador: “The most important thing is health”

Ecuador: “The most important thing is health”

When Colombian Red Cross Public Health Coordinator Dr José Leber Imbachi arrived in the earthquake-affected canton of Pedernales, he found out that 80 per cent of the houses had collapsed.

First aid flight arrives in Ecuador carrying 60 tons of aid

First aid flight arrives in Ecuador carrying 60 tons of aid

The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) has sent a major aid delivery into Ecuador following the 16 April earthquake which has killed hundreds of people and left thousands more in need of emergency shelter.

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Contact details

Address:

Antonio Elizalde E 4-31 esq.cn
Av. Gran Colombia
2119 Quito

Postal Address:

Casilla 1701
2119 Quito

Contact Information:

Tel: 00-5932-228-4806/005932-295-4587
Fax: 00-5932-2570424
Email: presidencia@cruzroja.org.ec
Web: http://www.cruzroja.org.ec

Language of correspondence: Spanish

People:

  • Presidente: Dr. Juan CUEVA ORTEGA
  • Primera Vicepresidenta Nacional: Sra Inés PORTILLA CASTRO
  • Segundo Vicepresidente: Ing Luis PÁEZ
  • Secretaria General: Sra William R. Parra PONCE
  • Asesor Legal: Dr. Freddy CARRION INTRIAGO
  • Gerente Administrativa Financiera: Lcda Betty MORENO
  • Gerente de Desarrollo Local y Planificación: Sra Jaime DIAZ
  • Gerente de Áreas Esenciales: Dra Hilda VITERI
  • Gerente de Comunicación y Relaciones Públicas: Sr Diego CASTELLANOS
  • Gerente del Hemocentro Nacional CRE: Dra. Mónica PESANTEZ
  • Rector del Instituto Superior Tecnológico de Cruz Roja Ecuatorian: Sr Javier SOTOMAYOR
  • Coordinador Nacional de Voluntariado: Sr Maria José CORNEJO
  • Coordinadora Nacional de Calidad: Sr Yornell MITJANS
  • Coordinadora Nacional Recursos Humanos: Sr Lilian TERAN

Latest appeals

22 April 2016
Ecuador - Earthquake (MDREC012)
Ecuador - Emergency Appeal
22 April 2016
Information Bulletin No. 4
Ecuador - Information Bulletin No. 4
20 April 2016
Information Bulletin No. 3
Ecuador - Information Bulletin No. 3
18 April 2016
Ecuador - Earthquake (MDREC012)
Ecuador - DREF Operation
17 April 2016
Information Bulletin No. 2
Ecuador - Information Bulletin No. 2

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