Red Crescent


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Red Crescent

n.
1. An affiliate of the Red Cross operating in a primarily Muslim country.
2. The crescent-shaped emblem of such an affiliate.
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As the depositary state of the Geneva Conventions and the seat of the International Federation of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies and the ICRC, Switzerland has very close links with the Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement.
At the end of the meeting the parties signed Agreement between Turkmenistan and the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies on the Legal Status of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies in Turkmenistan.
Lulu will not be taking any portion of the sales proceed and entire amount will be given back to Red Crescent as part of it's CSR initiative.
Fawzi Amin stressed the importance of Bahrain's participation in shaping the outline of the relief work in the world through developing the work mechanisms of the Red Crescent and Red Cross, as well as exchanging experiences and expertise with delegates from most countries of the world.
Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri general manager Arbind Shrestha said: "Partnering with Red Crescent for a good cause this holy month reconfirms the corporate social responsibility of the Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri and Traders Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri hotels.
This campaign seeks to support efforts by public health establishments to set up community-based rescue programs in harmony with the 2011-2015 strategic plan by the CRM and the broad lines of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies in the field of health.
The money generated by the marathon's entry fees - QR50 for adults and QR30 for children - was donated to Qatar Red Crescent Society at a recent ceremony.
The Libyan Red Crescent said in a statement that early morning on Tuesday a group of armed people kidnapped seven members of its Iranian counterpart, he Iranian Red Crescent while they were leaving the headquarters of the Libyan Red Crescent in the eastern city of Benghazi.
March 14 2012 (TUR) -- Turkish Red Crescent and Saudi Arabian Red Crescent signed on Wednesday a memorandum of understanding to boost strategic partnership.
The Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC), the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) denounced the assassination of head of Red Crescent Branch in Idleb Dr.
TUNIS (TAP)- "We had betrayed unintentionally martyrs of the Revolution," regretted, on Sunday, Chairman of the Bab B'har section of the Tunisian Red Crescent Mohamed Hedi Manai.
Summary: The Kuwait Red Crescent, its Tunisian counterpart and several representatives of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) met on Thursday to discuss coordinating efforts on providing further aid to Libya.