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Guatemalan Red Cross

Guatemalan Red Cross continues providing assistance to those affected by the earthquake

Guatemalan Red Cross continues providing assistance to those affected by the earthquake

Since the declaration of an institutional orange alert the Guatemalan Red Cross has continued carrying out damage evaluations and assisting those affected.

Dynamic children’s games promote dengue prevention in Guatemala

Dynamic children’s games promote dengue prevention in Guatemala

After some hours of driving, we walked almost half an hour to carry out household visits in La Soledad community located in Coatepeque, Quetzaltenango. Joined by a representative from the Health Ministry of Guatemala and a community guard, we visit famili

Volunteers lead in the promotion of HIV testing and treatment in Latin America

Volunteers lead in the promotion of HIV testing and treatment in Latin America

While the number of new infections each year in Latin America has stabilised, there are 1.5 million people still living with HIV across the region.

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Contact details

Address:

3a Calle 8-40, Zona 1
Guatemala C.A.

Contact Information:

Tel: (00502) 2381 6565
Fax: (00502) 2381 6575
Email: direcciongeneral@cruzroja.gt
Web: http://www.cruzroja.gt

Language of correspondence: Spanish

People:

  • Presidente : Sra. Patricia Annabella FOLGAR BONILLA
  • Vicepresidente: Sra. Irene DÍAZ DE ESTUPINIAN
  • Director General: Sr Daniel Estuardo JAVIEL ORELLANA
  • Head of Finance: Sra Ingrid VILLEDA
  • Tesorero: Dr. Noé MOLINA
  • Asistente de Dirección General: Sr Angel Gerardo OVALLE
  • Pro Tesorero: Sr Noel Noé MOLINA GARCÍA
  • Disaster Management: Sra Teresa MARROQUIN
  • Learning and Training Director: Sr Jacobo SILVA
  • Pro-Secretaria: Sra Rina Esmeralda CASTAÑEDA LÓPEZ
  • Pro-Secretario: Sr Estuardo Contreras COJULUN
  • Head of Strategic Planning,Monitoring, Evaluation and Reporting: Sra Telma PEREZ
  • Secretario: Sr Néstor Orlando PAZ VILLAGRÁN
  • Comunicador Social: Sr Vinicio SARAZUA
  • Vocal I: Sr Henry BERRISFORD STOKES BROWN
  • Coordinadora de Recursos Humanos: Sr Herlyn Azucena RUIZ SOLORZANO
  • Director de Voluntariado: Sr Felix Gabriel CASTAÑEDA ESCOBEDO
  • Vocal II: Sra Ruth Maria GUZMÁN LÓPEZ DE SOLÓRZANO
  • Vocal III: Sr Carlos Conrado RALDA GONZÁLEZ
  • Directora de salud: Dra. María Teresa ESTRADA
  • Vocal IV: Sr José Rony JIMÉNEZ GIRÓN
  • Organizational Development: Sr Andres GALVEZ

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Guatemala - Annual Report 2014- Guatemala
10 November 2014
Guatemala - Earthquake (MDRGT006)
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19 September 2014
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