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World Disaster Report 2014 launched by Red Cross Red Crescent

World Disasters Report 2014: Culture and Risk

The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) launched its yearly World Disasters Repo

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Wed, 29/10/2014 - 09:42
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Disaster Resilience Journal: 42 Days of Disaster Resilience

For 42 days, the journal will present compelling stories about resilient people

Since 22 September 2014, the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) and the European Commission have been publishing daily stories of resilient people around the gl

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Publishing Date: 
Tue, 30/09/2014 - 13:54

UN-SPIDER and IFRC present 2013 World Disasters Report

The 2013 edition of the World Disasters Report, with a focus on technology and the future of humanitarian action, was launched on 3

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Wed, 30/10/2013 - 12:02
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Launch of the 2013 IFRC World Disasters Report

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Mon, 28/10/2013
Venue City: 
Vienna
Basic Information
Date: 
30/10/2013
Venue: 
Vienna International Centre, C-Building, Conference Room C1, (2nd Floor), Vienna, AUSTRIA
Venue Country: 
Austria
Event Organisers: 

International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC), United Nation Office for Outer Space Affairs (OOSA), Royal Norwegian Embassy Permanent Mission to the International Organisations in Vienna and Austrian Red Cross

Language of event: 
English

Using technology to improve humanitarian action and save lives is a responsibility, not a choice!

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Bosnia and Herzegovina: Cold Wave DREF operation no. MDRBA002

The International Federation's Disaster Relief Emergency Fund (DREF) is a source of un-earmarked money created by the Federation in 1985 to ensure that immediate financial support is available for Red Cross and Red Crescent response to emergencies. The DREF is a vital part of the International Federation's disaster response system and increases the ability of national societies to respond to disasters.

Cold Wave in Bosnia and Herzegovina January 2009

Wintry conditions in Sokolac, Bosnia and Herzegovina on 17 January 2009.


Source: IFRC (International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies)

http://www.ifrc.org/docs/appeals/09/MDRBA002do.pdf