Thousands of vulnerable migrants are facing a cold and dangerous journey across Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) and are in desperate need of support. The Red Cross Society of Bosnia and Herzegovina and the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Cre …

11 December 2018
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On 13 July, seven states across Nigeria experienced devastating floods that displaced thousands of people from their homes. The heavy rainfall continued into September, when Nigeria’s two main rivers – the Niger and the Benue – overflowed and inundated …

16 October 2018

Typhoon Mangkhut, a Category 4 storm with maximum sustained winds of 205km/h, made landfall in Cagayan, Philippines on 15 September. The government has estimated that 665,806 people have been affected by the disaster across 31 provinces. This appeal wi …

25 September 2018
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Torrential rains have caused Nigeria’s two major rivers – Niger River and Benue River – to overflow, devastating communities and farmland nestled near its banks and killing more than 100 people. On 18 September, the government announced a state of emer …

24 September 2018

One of the largest ever movements of people is currently taking place across the Americas. National Red Cross Societies in Argentina, Brazil, Ecuador, Guyana, Panama, Peru, Trinidad and Tobago, Uruguay and Venezuela are being supported by IFRC to deliv …

9 September 2018

On 29 September, a 7.4 earthquake followed by a 1.5m tsunami devastated the island of Sulawesi, killing at least 823 people in Pula and Donggala. On Lombok, 14 people were killed by a 6.4 quake on 29 July, and 98 died in a 7.0 quake on 5 August. This a …

8 August 2018

Ninety-one people have been killed and more than 4,100 people have been affected by the worst wildfires to hit Greece in 100 years. The Hellenic Red Cross and the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) ask for your supp …

2 August 2018

The Lao Red Cross and the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) are responding to catastrophic floods that were unleashed following the collapse of a dam in the south-east district of Attapeu. The Xepian-Xe Nam Noy hyd …

27 July 2018
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The current Ebola outbreak is happening in three health zones in Democratic Republic of the Congo’s Equateur Province: Wangata, Bikoro, and Iboko. This revised Emergency Appeal will support 400,000 of the most vulnerable people in these areas for six m …

15 June 2018
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The Mauritanian Red Crescent Society and the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) are appealing for resources to bring food security, nutrition and livelihoods support to 17,400 people affected by Mauritania’s worsening food insecurity crisis – the worst in five years.

1 June 2018