Partner Profile

International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC)
Global Campaign Partners
  • Mission & Disaster Reduction Profile

  • IFRC is the world's largest humanitarian organization, providing assistance without discrimination as to nationality, race, religious beliefs, class or political opinions. Its mission is to improve the lives of vulnerable people by mobilizing the power of humanity. Often, these are victims of natural disasters, poverty brought about by socio-economic crises, refugees, and victims of health emergencies.

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  • Activites in the campaign

    • IFRC is using a Vulnerability and Capacity Assessment Tool in rural areas, which will be extended to urban areas in the future as recommended in essential number 3 of the campaign.
    • IFRC promotes cooperation between Red Cross societies and municipalities expanding the 10 Essentials message from the campaign.