League of Red Cross Societies

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League of Red Cross So·ci·e·ties

(lēg red kros sō-sī'ĕ-tēz),
The international federation of national Red Cross and similar societies.
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The European Commission and the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies
The neutral symbol is considered free of any of the religious or political overtones that have undermined the humanitarian efforts of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (the umbrella body that ties together approximately 180 national groups, oversees the Geneva Conventions, and offers aid during conflicts and disasters).
* $1 million to the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, which will work with the UNHCR to provide assistance to Iraqi refugees in neighbouring countries;
Structure: The Red Cross Red Crescent Movement is made up of three independent components: The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, and 178 national societies, whose work is focused on disaster relief, health and social programmes in their own countries.
The South Korean donation is in response to a request from the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC), the spokesman said.
The United States is airlifting more than 40 tons of relief materials to Vietnam to help about 150,000 families victimized by massive flooding in central Vietnam, according a release from the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies on Wednesday.
ICRC delegation at the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies meeting By Abdullah Bugis KUALA LAMPUR, March 15 (KUNA) -- The regional director the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) for Asia-Pacific region has lauded the initiative by the Kuwait Red Crescent Society to establish a fund for empowering women.
International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) has warned that more than 380,000 children were at a risk of losing their future as the Rohingya crisis in southeast part of Bangladesh would be prolonged, reports BSS.
Foreign Ministry of Turkmenistan held a meeting with President of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) Tadateru Konoe, the Turkmen Foreign Ministry's press service reported on April 28.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Head of the Middle East and North Africa Office of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) Alasan Senghore called for the expansion of mutual cooperation with the Iranian Red Crescent Society (IRCS) in Africa.
Secretary-General of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) and Dr.
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