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A Tragic Day for the Movement

Published on: 8 Feb 2017

Today marks a day of unimaginable sadness for the Red Cross Red Crescent Movement.

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Red Cross workers killed in Afghanistan February 2017

Afghanistan Attack

Published on: 8 Feb 2017

Six staff members of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) have been shot and killed in Afghanistan. Two s..

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Hundreds of Red Cross Volunteers Helping..

Published on: 20 Jan 2017

250 Red Cross volunteers and operators involved in the response to this weeks earthquakes and avalanche in Italy

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Red Cross workers killed in Afghanistan February 2017

Eight Aid Workers killed in last 3 Days

Published on: 18 Jan 2017

Eight aid workers, 2 in Mexico and 6 in Nigeria have been killed in the last 3 days.

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Migration Update January 2017

Published on: 13 Jan 2017

This Irish Red Cross Migration Update includes: • What we know about Ballaghaderreen • Our new migratio..

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Newstalk Global Village

Published on: 29 Dec 2016

Newstalk's Global Village programme will air a very special featuring the Irish Red Cross prison programme

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Co-operative Housing Ireland partners wi..

Published on: 23 Dec 2016

Co-operative Housing Ireland (CHI), Ireland’s national federation for the cooperative housing sector, has agreed a for..

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Irish Red Cross Migration Structure

Published on: 23 Dec 2016

The Irish Red Cross has a national and regional team in place to enable migrants to move from initial accommodation cent..

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Irish Communities Eager to Help Migrants

Published on: 23 Dec 2016

Many in attendance showed a keen interest in offering practical support to welcome and assist migrants joining their com..

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ICRC Aleppo

evacuation of some 35,000 people from de..

Published on: 22 Dec 2016

One hundred critically wounded and sick patients were amongst the evacuees.

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