Nicaragua

Nicaraguan Red Cross

Nicaraguan Red Cross unites in a fight against Chikungunya

Nicaraguan Red Cross unites in a fight against Chikungunya

Nicaraguan Government decreed a Health Alert throughout the national territory as a preventive measure against possible outbreaks of the Chikungunya virus

World Blood Donor Day: Working towards 100 per cent

World Blood Donor Day: Working towards 100 per cent

What does it mean to give 100 per cent? Giving it your all, putting in everything you have, not leaving a drop to chance?

Education and community sensitization are the key to preventing dengue

Education and community sensitization are the key to preventing dengue

Since June 2013, six departments in Nicaragua have confirmed a 300 per cent increase in dengue cases.

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Contact details

Address:

Reparto Belmonte
Carretera Sur, Km 7
Apartado 3279
Managua

Postal Address:

Apartado 3279
Managua

Contact Information:

Tel: (505) 2265 1428/265 1582
Fax: (505)2265-1643
Telex: 2363 NICACRUZ
Telegram: NICACRUZ-MANAGUA
Email: crnsalud@ibw.com.ni
Web:

Language of correspondence: Spanish

People:

  • President: Dr. Oscar GUTIERREZ SOMARRIBA
  • Secretary General: Sr Manfredo PASTORA COLINDRES
  • Head of Communication: Licda. Lisseth GUIDO CALERO
  • Head of Human Resources: Lcda Melba OBANDO
  • Head of Resource Mobilization: Sr. Walter PUERTO
  • Head of International Department: Dr. José MEDRANO
  • Head of Volunteer Development: Lic. Auner Antonio GARCIÁ GARCIÁ
  • Head of Blood Services: Dr. René BERRIOS

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