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Adding life to years: promoting active ageing and intergenerational solidarity across borders

Adding life to years: promoting active ageing and intergenerational solidarity across borders

By Giovanni Zambello Years do not seem to take their toll if one adds life to them. This saying could easily summarize Barbro’s experience. 78 years of age, out of which almost 15 as a Red Crosser, Barbro Merkell’s life does not appear to be slowing down. “I started volunteering in the Meeting Place Kupan in Gotland in 1998, after I retired from work. The kupan was still at its very beginning,”...

New ERNA president tells governments to match commitments with cash

New ERNA president tells governments to match commitments with cash

Swedish Red Cross President Anders Milton was today elected president of ERNA, the European Regional Network on HIV/AIDS and tuberculosis, at the group’s seventh annual meeting in Latvia.

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Sarlotes street 1D
1001 Riga 1010

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Tel: (371) 6733 66 51
Fax: (371) 67336652
Email: secretariat@redcross.lv
uldis.likops@redcross.lv
agnese.trofimova@redcross.lv
Web: http://www.redcross.lv/lv
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LatvijasSarkanaisKrusts

Language of correspondence: English

People:

  • President: Mr Viktors JAKSONS
  • Secretary General: Mr Uldis LIKOPS
  • Head Accountant : Ms Aelita IVDRA
  • Director of Latvien Red Cross Youth: Vacant
  • Head of International and Public Relations: Ms Agnese TROFIMOVA
  • Head of Human Resources: Mrs Jana LAPCENOKA
  • Head of Health Promotion Program: Ms Laila STALE

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