Country: Somalia

Meet three inspirational people in Africa, making a difference in their own community

By Osman Mohamed Osman IFRC Across the world, Red Cross continuous to meet humanitarian needs affecting vulnerable people. Volunteers in Africa play a vital role in meeting these needs. In Somalia, Samira Mohammed sleeps in dangerous areas with her Red Crescent colleagues to reach people who would not otherwise have health care in remote areas. Leonard Nkone, a Botswana Red Cross volunteer says he does just his time but quality time. In South Sudan, Madelena Kamsur Babur a South Sudan Red Cross, who is was forced out of her home because of conflict, gives first aid services in her...

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The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies is the world's largest humanitarian network and is guided by seven Fundamental Principles: Humanity, impartiality, neutrality, independence, voluntary service, universality and unity.