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New report calls for protection and support for volunteers in emergenc..

Published on: 3 Dec 2011

The International Federation of Red Cross Red Crescent Societies today launched its first advocacy report on volunteers ..

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Irish Red Cross Youth Takes Top Prize

Published on: 30 Nov 2011

At the General Assembly of International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC), held in Geneva this ..

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Aid for Flood Families

Published on: 22 Nov 2011

More than 30 families affected by the October floods in Dublin and Wicklow have received aid from the Irish Red Cross (I..

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“Youth on the Run”

Published on: 21 Nov 2011

Can you imagine what it feels like to be a refugee? To be forced to flee your country and make your way to a new land? T..

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Opinion Piece: Respect for Protection of Humanitarian Action Essential..

Published on: 18 Nov 2011

In recent weeks, air strikes in Somalia caused the interruption of the distribution of humanitarian aid to over 6,000 di..

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Representing Youth

Published on: 16 Nov 2011

Dublin man Greg Lyons was elected this weekend as the first ever Youth Representative to sit on the governing body of th..

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Rescue efforts in Turkey intensify as further quakes hit

Published on: 14 Nov 2011

On the evening of November 9th two more earthquakes shook the Van province in Eastern Turkey. The first was of 5.6 magni..

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Respect for Humanitarian Actors essential to save lives

Published on: 10 Nov 2011

Dublin conference addresses International Humanitarian Law

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Award ceremony celebrates carer’s work

Published on: 10 Nov 2011

Neighbour nominates winner of National Award

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