Red Cross Red Crescent medical clinics provide life-saving help to people fleeing Myanmar

Even after he was shot Naimullah kept walking. His wound is the result of just one of many acts of violence he, his wife Johora, and their five children encountered while they were walking towards the Myanmar-Bangladesh border. Johora gave birth the day they left their home; just hours later she fled carrying the newborn baby they named Nursahera.

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South Asia’s Monsoon Disaster and Climate Change

What role does climate change play in these developments and how is the Red Cross Red Crescent helping people to adapt?

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In pictures: Dominica – life after a hurricane

Three weeks ago, on the evening of 18 September, hurricane Maria descended on the island of Dominica and destroyed everything in its path.

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