It has a strong presence in Coxs Bazar, and is working closely with the government of Bangladesh and Red Cross Red Crescent
stakeholders involved in the humanitarian response, including UN agencies.
PRCS-Sindh Secretary Kanwar Waseem said that the Red Cross Red Crescent
movement had become synonymous with serving humanity and for accomplishing this mission he also admired the role of PRCS Media and Communication Department.
According to the International Federation of Red Cross Red Crescent
World Disasters Report 2009, during the last decade on average 243 million people were affected annually by climate-related extreme events, or more than three percent of the global population.
THE British Red Cross has launched an appeal to support the Red Cross Red Crescent
Movement's response to the desperate humanitarian situation in Gaza and the surrounding region.
We look forward to strengthening relationships between Land Rover and national Red Cross Red Crescent
Societies around the world.
Dr Mukesh Kapila, of the Red Cross Red Crescent
global alliance on HIV, added: "We need smart money, not necessarily always more money.
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.
Several Red Cross Red Crescent
mobile medical clinics are operating and a 60-bed field hospital is on its way to Coxs Bazar to provide more medical care for people, with the capacity for an isolation unit for any diarrhoeal disease outbreak.
Earlier, PRCS-Sindh Media and Communication Officer Mohammad Aftab Madni said that Word Red Cross Red Crescent
Day would be celebrated in 190 countries; with a theme of ' Everywhere for Everyone'.
Maurer affirmed that any confusion between the political mandate of peacekeeping missions and the Red Cross Red Crescent
Movement's principles can potentially jeopardize their access to people in need, which would risk lives.
Providing shelter for families affected by Yolanda would not be possible without the support of our partners, private companies who supported our shelter program, and our partners in the Red Cross Red Crescent
Movement, said Gordon.