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Libya: ICRC continues to respond to emergencies

Published on: 11 Apr 2012

The conflict has ended but many humanitarian needs remain. In recent weeks, the ICRC renewed its agreement with the Liby..

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International Day for Mine Awareness

Published on: 4 Apr 2012

Mines and other ‘explosive remnants of war’ can litter a country, continuing to kill and maim long after a conflict ..

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International Day for Mine Awareness: stop the weapons that keep on ki..

Published on: 3 Apr 2012

Geneva (ICRC) – On the occasion of the International Day for Mine Awareness and Assistance in Mine Action, 4 April, th..

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United States: ICRC President completes visit to Washington

Published on: 30 Mar 2012

Geneva/Washington (ICRC) – The president of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), Jakob Kellenberger, ..

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Middle East countries meet to discuss better health care for detainees

Published on: 28 Mar 2012

Geneva/Amman (ICRC) – A regional conference on health care in prisons, organized by the International Committee of the..

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Syria: more aid reaches Homs, Aleppo and Idlib

Published on: 23 Mar 2012

The impact of fighting on the humanitarian situation has increased significantly since December. People have been killed..

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Applications Invite Open for Warsaw IHL course

Published on: 22 Mar 2012

The Irish Red Cross is delighted to announce that once more we are accepting applications for the annual course on inter..

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Volunteer Roles for FACE 2012 – Dundalk

Published on: 19 Mar 2012

Call for volunteers for FACE 2012

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