The Red Cross and Red Crescent defines development as the process by which communities, families and individuals grow stronger, can enjoy fuller and more productive lives, and become less vulnerable. Development also means the strengthening of National Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies so they can carry out their humanitarian mandate.

Download: Red Cross and Red Crescent development policy

Publication date: 01/08/2017

Document status: Final

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