Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies are auxiliaries to the public authorities in the humanitarian field. They have a special responsibility to support their authorities to develop policies that protect vulnerable people, particularly from disasters and crises. The IFRC serves as their representative in global and regional policy fora, working closely with the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC).
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World Disasters Report 2020
The impacts of climate change are already devastating lives and livelihoods every year, and they will only get worse without immediate and determined action. The World Disasters Report 2020 analyses climate disaster trends and shows how we can tackle the humanitarian impacts of the climate crisis together.
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One light, one tunnel: How commitments to COVID-19 vaccine equity...
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Samoa: Strengthening Protection, Gender
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IFRC Policy Brief: Global Compact on Refugees
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IFRC Policy Brief: Global Compact on Migration