Noticias

21 enero 2017

Nigerian Red Cross still in shock, four days after the loss of as many as six volunteers, and others seriously injured

As many as nine Nigerian Red Cross Society volunteers remain in critical condition and dozens of others are receiving psychological and medical care after Tuesday’s accidental military strike on a displacement camp in Nigeria’s volatile northeast.
Red Cross teams battle blizzards to reach people cut off by snow after series of quakes in Italy
20 enero 2017

Red Cross teams battle blizzards to reach people cut off by snow after series of quakes in Italy

Snow mobiles, ambulances and emergency off-road vehicles have been sent by the Italian Red Cross to the quake-hit region of Abruzzo following a series of tremors that left at least three people dead and forced hundreds to evacuate.
The aftermath of DR Congo floods: the Red Cross supports vulnerable families
20 enero 2017

The aftermath of DR Congo floods: the Red Cross supports vulnerable families

Towards the end of 2016, the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) experienced floods, in two locations.
Kenya: livestock farmers affected by drought receive a helping hand from the Red Cross, through a destocking exercise
19 enero 2017

Kenya: livestock farmers affected by drought receive a helping hand from the Red Cross, through a destocking exercise

As drought bites harder in Kenya, affected communities have been losing their cattle. As part of its response, the Kenya Red Cross Society (KRCS) has embarked on an exercise that aims to destock weak cattle by buying cows, goats and sheep from willing pas
Cruz Roja Salvadoreña instala sistemas de cosecha de agua en San Miguel
18 enero 2017

Cruz Roja Salvadoreña instala sistemas de cosecha de agua en San Miguel

Como parte de las últimas acciones que se realizan en marco del proyecto “Llamamiento Sequía”...
Construyendo alianzas para una respuesta efectiva ante las emergencias
18 enero 2017

Construyendo alianzas para una respuesta efectiva ante las emergencias

El Convenio Marco, con una duración de 3 años, tiene por objeto el establecimiento de relaciones estrechas de colaboración y ...
Zambia Red Cross Society provides assistance to over 1,000 asylum seekers from the Democratic Republic of the Congo
18 enero 2017

Zambia Red Cross Society provides assistance to over 1,000 asylum seekers from the Democratic Republic of the Congo

Zambia Red Cross Society volunteers have been supporting asylum seekers from the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) - since they arrived in late December 2016, until they began to be repatriated, in early January 2017.
Red Cross helps communities prevent water-borne diseases using surveillance mechanism
18 enero 2017

Red Cross helps communities prevent water-borne diseases using surveillance mechanism

The Red Cross has distributed nearly 177,000 litres of potable water in typhoon-affected provinces
Aliados ante la emergencia
17 enero 2017

Aliados ante la emergencia

Durante las operaciones de emergencia, es frecuente encontrarse con personas y organizaciones...
Electricity cut, water pipes frozen – harsh realities of camp life during winter in Greece
17 enero 2017

Electricity cut, water pipes frozen – harsh realities of camp life during winter in Greece

People living in camps across Greece are continuing to battle extreme temperatures this winter, with some as low as -15 degrees Celsius.

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.