Mauritania

27 enero 2014

Building resilience in Africa's desert through a twin track approach

When responding to a drought in Mauritania, IFRC and the Mauritania Red Crescent launched a twin track approach. It allowed immediate needs to be met while at the same time building resiliency among villagers in the long term.
Growing gardens in the desert heat of Mauritania
2 mayo 2013

Growing gardens in the desert heat of Mauritania

It is hot and the midday sun scorches the sand. Mile after mile of travel and there is not a body of water to be seen. Animal carcasses rot on the side of the road. Yet amid this harsh desert climate, among a cluster of communities, tomatoes, onions and w
Strengthening a partnership for development in Mauritania between the Red Crescent Society and its government
29 abril 2013

Strengthening a partnership for development in Mauritania between the Red Crescent Society and its government

Just hours after touching down in Mauritania on 24 April for his first visit to the west African country, President of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC), Mr Taderatu Konoé was sitting down to tea with the country’

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.