A looming heatwave in parts of Europe poses a deadly threat to the most vulnerable in our society, and action is urgently needed to protect them, said the IFRC.Read More
Institution: Austrian Red Cross
Red Cross Red Crescent warns of the devastating impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on children and young people in Europe
Several studies by Red Cross and Red Crescent societies across Europe show an alarming pattern, which requires increased efforts to tackle inequity and assist those most in need.Read More
Budapest/Geneva, 13 January 2021 – The COVID-19 pandemic is having catastrophic health, social and...Read More
COVID-19 poses an increased risk of morbidity, mortality and indirect social consequences that profoundly
affect older people and people with underlying health conditions. Evidence indicates that the impacts of the virus are being
borne disproportionately by poor and older people.