In 1926, when Lady Reading started collecting funds to establish a hospital in Peshawar, no one could have anticipated that the facility would one day provide medical care to 28 million people. The hospital meets the health-care needs of people from across Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) and the former Federally Administered Tribal Areas. Today, this 1,600-bedded tertiary care hospital is one of the main referral hospitals for 26 districts of KP.
A two-day training brought together 55 senior federal police officers on how international human rights standards and humanitarian principles can be applied to policing.
In his opening remarks, Federal Police Deputy Commissioner General Hidego Seyoum said the training would have paramount importance in ensuring good governance and building of a democratic system to which the country is embarking upon.
Geneva, 16 July 2018 – The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria (the Global Fund) and the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) met Monday to announce a collaboration agreement focused on providing better care to individuals and communities burdened by these diseases in hard-to-reach conflict-affected areas and detention centres.
Lors du festival de la Croix-Rouge française, « Tous engagés » qui avait lieu à Paris les 22 et 23 juin, était présenté le prototype de la borne interactive « Trace The Face » développée par le Comité international de la Croix-Rouge (CICR).
Créé en 2013 par le CICR et des Croix-Rouge européennes, le site Trace The Face permet aux migrants et à leur famille de rechercher leurs proches portés disparus sur la route migratoire vers l’Europe.
Manila (ICRC) – Close to 500 families that found themselves displaced by the recent outbreak of fighting in the southern part of Lanao del Sur province, in Mindanao, and remain displaced to date received food and other essential supplies provided by the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), with the support of the Philippine Red Cross (PRC).
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Head of Career Development Unit
Purpose of the post
The Career Development Unit is responsible for the design and implementation of global strategies, actions and tools to drive development, engagement and retention of ICRC staff. Working across the areas of Talent Management, the Career Development Unit is an enabler of staff in their growth, development and engagement in their career.
Join the International Humanitarian Law team of an international humanitarian organization. The ICRC Manila delegation is looking for a:
Based in Makati
The Legal Officer provides support to the delegation on IHL and national legal matters. S/he performs basic research and reports on relevant legal national development. S/he also disseminates IHL at basic and intermediate levels, and develops and maintains networks.
El Oficial de Campo es la persona encargada de asesorar al Coordinador de Terreno en la identificación, el diseño, programación, la implementación, evaluación, coordinación y seguimiento de los programas, proyectos y actividades que la Delegación Regional determine para la región sur de México, la cual cubre los estados de Chiapas, Tabasco, Veracruz, Puebla, Oaxaca y Tlaxcala, entre otros.
Upcoming MOOC “Introduction to Public Health Engineering in Humanitarian Contexts” The International Committee of the Red Cross and Eawag-Sandec have joined forces to develop our next MOOC, entitled “Introduction to Public Health Engineering in Humanitarian Contexts”. The 5-week course will be launched on November 6 in English with French and Spanish subtitles. In case you miss the first round, don’t worry: The course will be repeated every four weeks thereafter.
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.
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.