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24 May 2016 description

News Release

All sides must do their utmost to protect and spare the civilians of Fallujah.

Baghdad (ICRC) - Fierce fighting is underway around the Iraqi city of Fallujah, raising serious concerns about the well-being and safety of civilians still trapped in and around the city. The situation is particularly worrisome for the tens of thousands of men, women, children and elderly who remain stuck inside the town – the largest in Anbar province – who have already had very limited access to food, water and basic healthcare for the past two years.

21 May 2016 description

1. Timeframe

  • 05th to 10th April 2016 : data collection
  • 11 th to 18th April 2016 : data entry, analysis and reporting

2. Stakeholders

RUWASA, ACF, CARITAS, UNICEF, DDPs leaders SEMA, MSF Spain, ICRC

19 May 2016 description

Desde el año 2006, la Cruz Roja Venezolana (CRV) ha desarrollado actividades de asistencia a comunidades rurales cercanas a Colombia, donde el acceso al servicio de salud es limitado.

A inicios de mayo, más de 400 habitantes de la localidad de El Amparo, ubicada en la frontera con Colombia, fueron beneficiados con una jornada de salud realizada por la CRV, con el apoyo del CICR y en asociación con las autoridades locales de salud.

19 May 2016 description

Perspectivas y promesas del Movimiento Internacional de la Cruz Roja y de la Media Luna Roja en ocasión de la Cumbre Humanitaria Mundial.

Maps / Infographics

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Jobs

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21 May 2016 description
job Closing date: 26 May 2016 International Committee of the Red Cross

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), a neutral and independent humanitarian organization, has a vacancy in Greece for a resident position:

Forensic Specialist (M/F) based in Athens

19 May 2016 description
job Closing date: 31 May 2016 International Committee of the Red Cross

LEGAL INTERNS

Two interns for a 2-month period

based in Makati City

Are you looking for an internship in the legal field with the opportunity to gain work experience and learn in an international environment? If so, you are perfect for joining as an intern. You would be part of a dynamic team that seeks to ensure respect for the rights of victims of war and other violence by reminding authorities and others of their legal obligations under international humanitarian law and international human rights law.

15 May 2016 description
job Closing date: 27 May 2016 International Committee of the Red Cross

International Committee of the Red Cross
Somalia Delegation
Denis Pritt Road
P.O. Box 73226, Nairobi
00200 – Kenya
E-mail address: sok_hrrec_services@icrc.org

12 May 2016 description
job Closing date: 31 May 2016 International Committee of the Red Cross

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is a neutral, impartial and independent humanitarian organization that works to protect and assist people affected by armed conflict and violence. The ICRC has been working in the Philippines for more than 50 years. It carries out a range of activities to meet the needs of displaced and other vulnerable people, promote respect for international humanitarian law, and respond to emergencies, often in cooperation with its local partner, the Philippine Red Cross (PRC).

12 May 2016 description
job Closing date: 31 May 2016 International Committee of the Red Cross

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is a neutral, impartial and independent humanitarian organization that works to protect and assist people affected by armed conflict and violence. The ICRC has been working in the Philippines for more than 50 years. It carries out a range of activities to meet the needs of displaced and other vulnerable people, promote respect for international humanitarian law, and respond to emergencies, often in cooperation with its local partner, the Philippine Red Cross (PRC).

Training

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13 May 2016 description
training Registration deadline: 15 Jun 2016 Training date: 11 Sep 2016 to 17 Sep 2016 International Committee of the Red Cross

The ICRC's 20th course in International Humanitarian Law (IHL) for humanitarian professionals and policy makers is designed to acquaint participants with the international rules, principles and instruments applicable in times of armed conflict. It offers participants practical knowledge in IHL applicable in their fieldwork and their decision-making processes.

The IHL course will provide in-depth instruction in the following broad themes:

23 Jun 2015 description
training Ongoing course International Committee of the Red Cross

The ICRC is offering an e-learning module on the legal framework applicable to health care during armed conflicts and other emergencies.

The module offers a practical and interactive approach to learning based on a variety of pedagogical tools.Thanks to its user-friendly accessibility, the module suits the needs of a variety of publics, with or without a legal background.

05 Nov 2014 description
training Ongoing course International Committee of the Red Cross

Are you a doctor wondering how to interact with the media, or a nurse wondering how to treat patient information in difficult circumstances? Are you an ambulance driver unsure of what your responsibilities are? Are you a hospital administrator wondering what to do with overwhelming numbers of deceased patients? If so, the Health Care in Danger project's new e-learning module on the responsibilities of health-care personnel is for you.