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Investing in development: the Norwegian Red Cross signs a multi-year strategic agreement with the IFRC

Investing in development: the Norwegian Red Cross signs a multi-year strategic agreement with the IFRC

By Linda Low, IFRC Known the world-over as a disaster relief organization, the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) is also a leader in community development through the grassroots work of its 189 National Societies and 15 million volunteers. Today, the signing of a four-year Memorandum of Understanding between the IFRC and Norwegian Red Cross represents their...

Red Cross supports those affected by the twin tragedies in Norway

Red Cross supports those affected by the twin tragedies in Norway

While the search is still ongoing for those missing from the shootings on Utøya, Volunteers from the Norwegian Red Cross are also supporting relatives and youth across the country.

Oslo rocked by twin tragedies, toll continues to rise

Oslo rocked by twin tragedies, toll continues to rise

Norway's capital Oslo has suffered twin tragedies today as an explosion damaged the heart of the city and a gunman attacked children at a political camp on an island to the west of the city.

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Contact details

Address:

P.O. Box 1 Gronland
0133 Oslo

Postal Address:

Postbox 1.
Gronland
0133 Oslo

Contact Information:

Tel: (47) 22054000
Fax: (47) 22054040
Telex: 76011 NORCR N
Telegram: NORCROSS OSLO
Email: post@redcross.no
Web: http://www.redcross.no

Language of correspondence: English

People:

  • President: Mr Sven MOLLEKLEIV
  • Vice-President: Mrs Hanne HEGGDAL
  • Secretary General: Mr Bernt G. APELAND
  • Chairman, Red Cross Youth: Ms Mawra MAHMOOD
  • Director of Department for Health and Care : Ms Anne BIERING
  • Director of Finance and Support Service: Mr Lars Atle HOLM
  • Head of Unit Planning and Budget: Mr Kristian KJORKLEIV
  • Director, Red Cross Youth : Mr Kjetil MATHISEN
  • Director of Communication and Fundraising: Mr Oistein MJAERUM
  • Director of Human Resources and Leadership: Mrs Mari Rosenvinge NYGAARD
  • Director National Disaster preparedness and Search and Rescue: Mr Rolf SOTORP
  • Director of International Department: Mr Torris JAEGER
  • Head of Unit, Organization Volunteering and Training: Ms Brit OLSSON
  • Head of Blood Services: Mr Tor Ole BERGAN

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