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Croatian Red Cross

Croatian Red Cross responding to the worst natural disaster in living memory

Croatian Red Cross responding to the worst natural disaster in living memory

In mid-May, heavy rainfall led to severe flooding across north-eastern Croatia, as well as parts of Bosnia and Herzegovina, and Serbia, affecting hundreds of thousands of people in the three countries.

A flag showing solidarity on its way from Croatia to Syria

A flag showing solidarity on its way from Croatia to Syria

It may just be a piece of cloth, but it is painted with passion and shows solidarity. It’s a flag of support from Croatian Red Cross youth volunteers at the Croatian Red Cross to their colleagues at the Syrian Arab Red Crescent.

Preparedness pays off as Danube flood-wave passes through Croatia

Preparedness pays off as Danube flood-wave passes through Croatia

From the outset, the Croatian Red Cross played an important role at local and national level as a member of the crisis management teams that worked to make sure the threat of disaster did not become a reality.

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Contact details

Address:

Ulica Crvenog kriza 14
10000 Zagreb

Contact Information:

Tel: (385) (1) 4655814
Fax: (385) (1) 4655365
Email: redcross@hck.hr
Web: http://www.hck.hr/

Language of correspondence: English

People:

  • President: Dr. Josip JELIC
  • Vice-President: Mrs Josipa RIMAC
  • Vice President: Mr Franjo GREGURIC
  • Executive President: Mr Robert MARKT
  • Deputy Executive President: Mrs Gordana LAZIC-TAFRA
  • Head of International Department: Mr Nikola JAGIC
  • Head of Finance: Ms Ivana POPLASEN
  • Head of Fundraising: Mrs Drinka SOPTA
  • Head of Health Services: Dr. Vera PLESA-GOLUBOVIC
  • Head of Legal Affairs: Mrs Gordana CAREVIC
  • Head of Office of the Executive President: Mrs Suzana KORBAR
  • Head of Youth Department: Mrs Ljerka CACIC
  • International Cooperation, Sinor Officer: Mrs Maja ANTONIC

Latest appeals

30 May 2014
Croatia: Floods
Croatia - Information bulletin No. 1
24 September 2001
Floods
Croatia - Information bulletin no.1
12 July 2001
Appeal 1998 (01.36/1998)
Croatia - Annual appeal
24 June 2000
Assistance to refugees, displaced persons and returnees
Croatia - Situation report no.1
24 June 2000
Assistance to refugees, displaced persons and returnees
Croatia - Situation report no.2

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