Botswana Red Cross Society was admitted to the IFRC in 1971. In 2015, it counted 3,900 active volunteers (up from 1,249 in 2012), of which 28% were male and 72% female.

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By Osman Mohamed Osman IFRC Across the world, Red Cross continuous to meet humanitarian needs affecting vulnerable people. Volunteers in Africa play a vital role in meeting these needs. In Somalia, Samira Mohammed sleeps in dangerous areas with her Red …

15 April 2018

My name is Sethamiso Moritshane. I am a disaster management officer at the Botswana Red Cross Society in southern Africa. In mid-2015, I travelled from Botswana to Rwanda to support the Rwandan Red Cross’ response to an influx of refugees fleeing pre-e …

28 January 2016

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