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  • International Rescue Committee IRC
    35 Frazer Street, Off Wilkinson Road
    Freetown
    Sierra Leone

    Email: advocacy@theirc.org
    Phone: +1 2125513000
    Fax: +1 2125513179
    Website: http://www.rescue.org/

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International Rescue Committee (IRC)

Non-Governmental Organization

http://www.rescue.org/

IRC is a non-sectarian, non-governmental international relief and humanitarian aid organization. The IRC's mission is to help those fleeing racial, religious and ethnic persecution, as well as those uprooted by war and violence.

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Mission

IRC is a non-sectarian, non-governmental international relief and humanitarian aid organization. The IRC's mission is to help those fleeing racial, religious and ethnic persecution, as well as those uprooted by war and violence.

Disaster Reduction Goal

The goal of DRR at IRC is to build resilient communities which are:
• Aware of the risks they face;
• Prepared to face those risks;
• Able to absorb shocks and stresses, either by adaptation or resistance;
• Able to maintain their basic structures and continue functioning, even under disastrous conditions;
• Capable of recovering following these events;
• Poised to learn from the event and to improve adaptive and/or resistance mechanisms.

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  • 35 Frazer Street, Off Wilkinson Road Freetown Sierra Leone

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