International

The Sacrifices We Make

This story is a very beautiful and very sad example of the sacrifices that individuals sometimes make in order to do something that they believe in, to do something to make the world better for others.  We would like to take this time to honor the sacrifice made by Hussein Saleh a Yemeni aid worker with the […]

196 Countries in the World, 187 National Red Cross Groups, 1 Mission

Get ready to cruise around the world!! No not literally I’m sorry to say but in this post we will be checking out what the Red Cross is doing around the globe. On Wednesday June 13th the Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement was awarded the Prince of Asturias Award for International Cooperation.  The award […]

Colombia: journalist Roméo Langlois released

May 30, 2012 “Apart from an injury to one of his forearms, Mr Langlois is in good health,” said Jordi Raich, head of the ICRC delegation in Colombia. “We are delighted at the success of this operation. In our capacity as a neutral intermediary, we reiterate the ICRC’s willingness to continue facilitating the release of […]