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21 février 2017

Red Cross support for single mum helps family access rights

Red Cross ´Happier Portugal`programme offers practical and material support to those affected by the economic crisis.
Red Cross scheme in Spain helps young people climb the career ladder
21 février 2017

Red Cross scheme in Spain helps young people climb the career ladder

Tailored training and long term relationship with businesses help young people access a tough labor market.
Domestic abuse survivors find solace and support in Hungary
15 février 2017

Domestic abuse survivors find solace and support in Hungary

Domestic abuse is common in Hungary. The Hungarian Red Cross pilots long-term support for survivors.
“My dream is to see Ayham talk” - Syrian family’s disabled son gets support in Turkey
14 février 2017

“My dream is to see Ayham talk” - Syrian family’s disabled son gets support in Turkey

Red Crescent community centre in Ankara is a sanctuary for families forced to flee Syria.
Yesterday our village was bombed, there is nothing left
7 février 2017

Yesterday our village was bombed, there is nothing left

Cash assistance for asylum-seekers and refugees in Nea Kavala brings them dignity and independence.
Refugees join battle to reach avalanche victims
24 janvier 2017

Refugees join battle to reach avalanche victims

Italian Red Cross teams have been using sledges, snow mobiles, off-road vehicles and even skis to reach dozens of villages cut off by snow to provide medical care, food, blankets, clothes, snow shovels, generators and fuel.
Red Cross teams battle blizzards to reach people cut off by snow after series of quakes in Italy
20 janvier 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.
Electricity cut, water pipes frozen – harsh realities of camp life during winter in Greece
17 janvier 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.
Iraqi refugee hopes to reunite with family and be happy in Croatia
29 décembre 2016

Iraqi refugee hopes to reunite with family and be happy in Croatia

Iraqi father of five helps fellow asylum-seekers while waiting to reunite with his family.
First snow fall of the winter brings more misery to northern Greece
29 novembre 2016

First snow fall of the winter brings more misery to northern Greece

Temperature below zero calls for urgent action in migrant centres in Greece.
Refugees battle mental health problems in Sweden
22 novembre 2016

Refugees battle mental health problems in Sweden

Mental health problems are common among newly-resettled refugees and asylum seekers searching for safety in in Sweden.
Camp communities in Lesvos learn life-saving skills
22 novembre 2016

Camp communities in Lesvos learn life-saving skills

Hands on First Aid and health in emergency training helps migrants understand how to deal with an emergency and assist those who have suffered injuries, allergic reactions, bleeding etc
Life and death in the Mediterranean
22 novembre 2016

Life and death in the Mediterranean

A week of dramatic rescues in the Mediterranean.
Empowering migrant communities to speak out in Italy
21 novembre 2016

Empowering migrant communities to speak out in Italy

The Migration team of the Italian Red Cross is testing on the ground the latest feedback method.
Families brace themselves for winter in camps as temperatures drop in Greece
15 novembre 2016

Families brace themselves for winter in camps as temperatures drop in Greece

People stranded in Greece keep themselves busy by volunteering for the benefit of their community.
Torrential rain sees flooding ravage villages in Kosovo and Albania
11 novembre 2016

Torrential rain sees flooding ravage villages in Kosovo and Albania

Hundreds of families have lost winter food reserves, livestock and homes in Kosovo and Albania after three days of heavy rain saw homes flooded.
Ten-member Yazidi family forced to flee Iraq
8 novembre 2016

Ten-member Yazidi family forced to flee Iraq

Dumu Shivan’s youngest child, now three-and-a-half months old, was born in the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia - far away from his home in Iraq.
Updated guidance for first responders: Managing bodies after disasters
1 novembre 2016

Updated guidance for first responders: Managing bodies after disasters

When disasters and health crises strike, volunteers from organizations like the National Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies and other community members are often the first to respond—caring for survivors and managing bodies of the deceased.
Fear grips quake-hit communities following Italy’s strongest tremor in decades
31 octobre 2016

Fear grips quake-hit communities following Italy’s strongest tremor in decades

Psychological support experts from the Italian Red Cross are on the ground in central Italy as thousands of people come to terms with the third strong earthquake in four days.
Double-quake rocks central Italy
27 octobre 2016

Double-quake rocks central Italy

Hundreds of people were forced to leave their homes after two tremors struck central Italy last night.

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