The Spirit of Volunteerism – The Red Cross in Anse la Raye

It’s a saying in in the Kweyol language that is spoken in St. Lucia that literally means take in front before in front takes you. In other words, get prepared to face a situation before you are forced to face the consequences.

From a football fan to a Red Cross first aid trainer

By Mirabelle Enaka Kima, IFRC Guided by his passion for football, Martin Domwa joined Cameroon Red Cross in 2004 to serve as a first aid volunteer, during football tournaments in his hometown Garoua, in the northern region of Cameroon. Within a short period of time,...

Flash flood and landslides hit Indonesia

A flash flood and landslides following heavy rain have forced thousands of people in Indonesia’s eastern Papua province to flee for their lives. In Sentani Waibu and Sentani Barat districts, 89 people were killed and nearly 7,000 people forced to flee to 15 evacuation...

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