International Committee of the Red Cross ( ICRC )


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The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is a humanitarian institution based in Geneva, Switzerland and a three-time Nobel Prize Laureate. States parties (signatories) to the four Geneva Conventions of 1949 and their Additional Protocols of 1977 (Protocol I, Protocol II) and 2005, have given the ICRC a mandate to protect victims of international and internal armed conflicts. Such victims include war wounded, prisoners, refugees, civilians, and other non-combatants.

ICRC press release, blog etc

04/18/2018 - 07:45 Red Cross and Novo Nordisk announce ground-breaking partnership to tackle chronic care in humanitarian crises
04/13/2018 - 05:21 Central African Republic: Trauma unit completely full after violence in Bangui
04/05/2018 - 15:39 Gaza, A troubling human toll
04/05/2018 - 04:18 The president of the ICRC
04/04/2018 - 06:26 ICRC President says conflicts more complex, still killing too many civilians
04/03/2018 - 10:23 Yemen: Bridging the gap between wishful thinking and the reality on the ground.
04/03/2018 - 00:30 Yemen: The slow death of society could be reversed; progress is possible
03/28/2018 - 23:09 ICRC Mourns the Loss of Staff Member Killed in Bomb Attack in Mogadishu
03/26/2018 - 02:32 Being accountable to people affected by armed conflicts
03/16/2018 - 00:25 Statement from ICRC President Peter Maurer following visit to Syria
03/07/2018 - 05:16 When war hits home: ICRCs devastating new augmented reality app
03/05/2018 - 11:00 Syria: First batch of essential aid reaches people trapped in Eastern Ghouta
02/21/2018 - 08:56 Syria: Restraint, humanitarian access badly needed in Damascus
02/20/2018 - 09:44 Yemen: Citys architectural connection to Islam at risk as fighting nears
02/16/2018 - 02:52 Libyas triangle of tragedy: Urban violence, vast displacement, perilous migration
02/10/2018 - 03:11 Nigeria: ICRC facilitates hand-over of 13 released persons
02/06/2018 - 09:27 Yemen: A hidden cost of war: Thousands of kidney dialysis patients at risk of death
02/02/2018 - 09:01 Nuclear weapons are a risk to all humanity