epidemics and pandemics

COVID-19 outbreak

More than two years since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic in January 2020, every aspect of people's lives are still affected. Our focus remains on supporting communities to reduce transmission and save lives, while helping the world's most vulnerable people cope with its wide-ranging impacts. Many Red Cross and Red Crescent National Societies are supporting national vaccination campaigns and a targeted IFRC immunization plan aims to help 500 million people around the world.

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