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Uruguayan Red Cross

A ray of sunshine for Uruguay’s HIV+ children

A ray of sunshine for Uruguay’s HIV+ children

A summer camp organized by the Uruguay Red Cross and a non-governmental organization is providing a moment of relief and happiness to children living under double weight of HIV and poverty.

Vegetable gardens reduce risk in Uruguay

Vegetable gardens reduce risk in Uruguay

Soñora is known locally as “the island”, because whenever the Conventos stream that separates this community from the nearby town of Melo overflows or there is a flood, it is completely cut off.

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Contact details

Address:

Avenida 8 de Octubre, 2990
11600 Montevideo

Contact Information:

Tel: (598) (2) 480 21 12
Fax: (598) (2) 480 07 14
Telegram: CRUZ ROJA URUGUAYA MONTEVIDEO
Email: presidencia@cruzroja.org.uy
mariajose.castro@cruzroja.org.uy

Language of correspondence: Spanish

People:

  • Presidenta: Sra Ximena PARDO CASARETTO
  • Director Ejecutivo Nacional: Lic. Ramiro LIESEGANG
  • Volunteering National Director: Lic. Leonardo GONZALEZ
  • Youth National Director: Ms. Carolina CARRETERO
  • Risk Management and Disaster Response National Director: Mr. Alvaro GRAMAJO
  • Health National Director: Dra. María José CASTRO
  • Communications National Director: Mr. Andres CORCOL

Latest appeals

20 June 2018
Uruguay - Drought (MDRUY003)
Uruguay - Operations Update
22 March 2018
Uruguay - Drought (MDRUY003)
Uruguay - DREF Operation
17 November 2016
Uruguay - Floods and Tornado (MDRUY002)
Uruguay - DREF Operation Final Report
28 April 2016
Uruguay - Floods and Tornado (MDRUY002)
Uruguay - DREF Operation
1 May 2015
Uruguay (MAAUY001)
Uruguay - Annual Report 2014

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