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International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC)

  • Organization type:UN & International Organization

General contact information

  • URL: http://www.ifrc.org
  • Address: P.O. Box 303
  • Postal Code: CH-1211
  • City: Geneva 19
  • Country: Switzerland
  • Telephone: +41 227304222
  • Fax: +41 227330395
  • Email: secretariat@ifrc.org

Mission & Disaster Reduction Profile

IFRC is the world's largest humanitarian organization, providing assistance without discrimination as to nationality, race, religious beliefs, class or political opinions. Its mission is to improve the lives of vulnerable people by mobilizing the power of humanity. Often, these are victims of natural disasters, poverty brought about by socio-economic crises, refugees, and victims of health emergencies.
 


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  • Water
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