14 October 2016

Nansen: explorer et humanitaire

Lorsqu’on parle des refugiées, le nom de Nansen revient souvent. Qui était-il ? Un grand blond qui se battait pour les vulnérables dans les fora internationales dans la période d’entre les deux grandes guerres ?

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14 October 2016

Nansen: explorer et humanitaire

Lorsqu’on parle des refugiées, le nom de Nansen revient souvent. Qui était-il ? Un grand blond qui se battait pour les vulnérables dans les fora internationales dans la période d’entre les deux grandes guerres ?

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19 September 2016

Princess Charlene of Monaco and International Red Cross join forces for World First Aid Day 2016

In Geneva on World First Aid Day, the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Creasant Societies (IFRC) and H.S.H Princess Charlene of Monaco called for children everywhere to be trained in first aid.

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6 September 2016

Greek volunteers awarded top UN humanitarian honour for efforts with migrants and refugees

6 September 2016 – A Greek human rights activist and a Greek volunteer rescue team – Efi Latsoudi and the Hellenic Rescue Team (HRT) – have been jointly awarded this year’s Nansen Refugee Award for their efforts to aid refugees arriving in Greece during 2015.

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19 August 2016

ON WORLD HUMANITARIAN DAY, JOINT UN AND OIC VISIT TO AFGHANISTAN KICKS OFF

Kabul, 19 August 2016 – At the start of a three-day visit to Afghanistan, high-level officials from the United Nations and the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation today commemorated World Humanitarian Day in Kabul urging increased international partnerships to address the root causes of humanitarian needs, reduce communities’ vulnerability to disasters and raise awareness of Afghanistan’s protracted humanitarian crisis.

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20 July 2016

Iraq: UN seeks $284M to start aid response ahead of Mosul military operation

20 July 2016 – One of the top United Nations officials in Iraq is warning that an expected military operation in Mosul will lead to the largest and most dramatic humanitarian crisis in the world, which could impact as many as 1.5 million civilians.

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