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Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction

The Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction (Global Platform), as recognized by the UN General Assembly, is the main forum at the global level for strategic advice, coordination, partnership development and the review of progress in the implementation of international instruments on disaster risk reduction.

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Governing Board

The Governing Board comprises the following members: President Mr Tadateru Konoé (Japan) Secretary General* Mr Elhadj As Sy Vice presidents Mrs Annemarie Huber-Hotz (Switzerland) (ex-officio) Mr Osvaldo Manuel Ferrero (Argentina) Mr Abbas Gullet (Kenya) Mr Francesco Rocca (Italy) Dr Chen Zhu (China) Chair of the Finance Commission Mr Abdulkader Husrieh (Syria) Chair of the Youth Commission Mr Bas van Rossum (Netherlands) Chair of the Audit and Risk Committee Mrs Kathryn Forbes (USA) National Society members: Belgium Bolivia Botswana Congo Denmark Dominican Rep. Fiji Guatemala Islamic Rep. of Iran Philippines Saudi Arabia Senegal Spain Syrian Arab Rep. Tanzania Trinidad and Tobago Tunisia Turkey United Kingdom United States *(ex officio secretary with no...

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Independent Auditors’ Report to the President of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies on the Consolidated Financial Statements 2016

As independent auditor, we have audited the accompanying consolidated financial statements of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (“the Federation”), which comprise the consolidated statement of comprehensive income, consolidated statement of comprehensive income, the consolidated statements of financial position, changes in reserves and cash flows and notes for the year ended 31 December 2016.

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About the IFRC

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.