Gambia

Cruz Roja de Gambia

Maintaining zero Ebola infections through communication with affected communities

Maintaining zero Ebola infections through communication with affected communities

When the Ebola virus disease erupted in Guinea in December 2013 and quickly spread to Liberia and Sierra Leone, Gambians considered the outbreak as a distant cry until six months later when it struck neighbouring Senegal and Mali.

The Gambia: Reducing hunger through cash transfers

The Gambia: Reducing hunger through cash transfers

Erratic rainfall, failed crops, and volatile prices for basic household food supplies in 2014 - 2015 continue to affect families in The Gambia, one of Africa's smallest countries. With a population of 1.8 million, many families have struggled over the past year to put food on the table. While p reliminary forecasts for the 2015 harvest indicate a significant recovery in cereal production, acces...

Growing resilience through community gardens in Gambia

Growing resilience through community gardens in Gambia

For the first time in 15 years, communities in Gambia found themselves without food and income following poor rainfall during the 2011–2012 harvest season. Families were forced to sell their assets and livestock, or survive on charity and foraging.

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Detalles de contacto

Dirección:

56 Mamadi Manyang Highway, Kanifing Industrial Area
KANIFING, The Gambia

Dirección postal:

P.O. Box 472
BANJUL, The Gambia

Información de contacto:

Tel.: (+220) 43 73 568 / 43 92 405 / / 4396386
Fax: (+220) 43 94 921
Email: gambiaredcross@gmail.com
Facebook: Gambia Red Cross Society Red Cross Society

Idioma para correspondencia: English

Personas:

  • President: Dr Mohammadou KABIR CHAM
  • Vice-President: Mr Jato SILLAH
  • Acting Secretary General: Mrs Fatou B. GAYE
  • National Youth Chairperson: Mr Njogou JENG
  • Treasurer: Mr Suaibu KAITA
  • Focal Point FDRS : Mr Modou TOURAY


La Federación Internacional de Sociedades de la Cruz Roja y de la Media Luna Roja es la mayor organización humanitaria del mundo, con 190 sociedades miembros. Siendo uno de los componentes del Movimiento Internacional de la Cruz Roja y de la Media Luna Roja, nuestra labor se rige por los siete principios fundamentales: humanidad, imparcialidad, neutralidad, independencia, voluntariado, unidad y universalidad.