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Ahead of COP26, Red Cross Red Crescent Movement’s five asks to wo...

14/10/2021 | Press release

The following joint statement can be attributed to the Presidents of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) and the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) ahead of COP26, on the last day of the Red Cross ...

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14/10/2021
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Ahead of COP26, Red Cross Red Crescent Movement’s fi...
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Red Cross set to launch a Humanitarian Logistics Hub in the South...

08/10/2021 | Press release

Buenos Aires, 8 October, 2021 - The Argentine Red Cross (ARC) and the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) will launch a Humanitarian Logistics Hub to expand the Red Cross humanitarian response across Southern Cone ...

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08/10/2021
Red Cross set to launch a Humanitarian Logistics Hub...
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Red Cross set to launch a Humanitarian Logistics Hub...
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Thailand: Nearly 1 million people hit by floods amid COVID surge 

08/10/2021 | Press release

Kuala Lumpur/Bangkok, 8 October, 2021–Nearly one million people across Thailand are struggling to cope with devastating floods that have submerged large areas in more than a third of the country. Around 300,000 houses have been affec...

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08/10/2021
Thailand: Nearly 1 million people hit by floods amid...
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Thailand: Nearly 1 million people hit by floods amid...
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New #ClimateChangedMe campaign sounds a global alarm: “The climat...

04/10/2021 | Press release

Geneva, 4 October 2021 – The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) launched today an innovative campaign showcasing the impact of climate change on people’s lives across the globe. The campaign, #ClimateChangedMe...

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04/10/2021
New #ClimateChangedMe campaign sounds a global alarm...
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New #ClimateChangedMe campaign sounds a global alarm...
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Afghanistan faces collapse of health services and mass hunger

30/09/2021 | Press release

Kuala Lumpur/Kabul/Geneva, 30 September - The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) warns that Afghanistan faces imminent collapse of health services and widespread hunger if aid and money do not flow into the countr...

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30/09/2021
Afghanistan faces collapse of health services and ma...
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Afghanistan faces collapse of health services and ma...
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