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Dissemination of International Humanitarian Law

Published on: 20 Jan 2012

Further to the successful conference held last November on International Humanitarian Law and Humanitarian Action IHL di..

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Irish Red Cross Survey

Published on: 19 Jan 2012

Imagine how distressing it would be to lose contact with your family and not know where to turn to find them or how to g..

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Haiti 2 Years On: Why are half a million people still in camps?

Published on: 12 Jan 2012

Opinion Piece by Colm Byrne, Head of International Department, Irish Red Cross.

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Irish Red Cross Cultural Diversity Night

Published on: 11 Jan 2012

The Muff branch recently held a successful cultural diversity night with people from different groups in the community.

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Death Toll Rising: Irish Appeal Launched

Published on: 21 Dec 2011

The Irish Red Cross has launched an appeal to support the rapid response already undertaken by Philippine Red Cross.

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Tales of heartbreak emerge in the aftermath of Typhoon Washi

Published on: 20 Dec 2011

Typhoon Washi wreaked havoc across the island of Mindanao. It dropped the equivalent of one month‘s average rainfall o..

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News Update: Red Cross Emergency Relief Supplies Getting Through

Published on: 19 Dec 2011

Two days after Typhoon Washi ravaged parts of the Philippines with massive flash floods and storms, families are struggl..

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Flash floods devastate Philippines RED ALERT

Published on: 17 Dec 2011

Flash floods early this morning devastated parts of the Philippines leaving 436 people dead.

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Volunteers Vital to Ireland’s Emergencies

Published on: 5 Dec 2011

“Volunteers from the Irish Red Cross, along with sister organisations, are vital to the country’s major emergency pl..

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Irish Red Cross Youth Win International Award for HIV Awareness Progra..

Published on: 5 Dec 2011

Irish Red Cross Youth marked World AIDS Day this year by launching their HIV Awareness Programme on Saturday the 3rd of ..

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