Venezuela Annual report 2013 (MAAVE002)

Originally published


This report covers the period 01 January 2013 to 31 December 2013


Venezuelan Red Cross Annual Report 2013 The regional representation for the Andean countries (regional representation) of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) provided intensified support to the Venezuelan Red Cross (VRC) in 2013 in order to allow the National Society to build the foundations of its organizational modernization process and to better fulfil its humanitarian mission. These actions were done in alignment with International Movement’s strategies and standards, including Strategy 2020 and the Inter-American Framework for Action 2012-2016.
Particular reinforcement was therefore given to the VRC in the area of organizational development to assist in the creation of the Venezuelan Red Cross Strategic Plan 2013-2016.The secretariat additionally has supported the VRC to launch a modernization, development and strengthening process to shift its focus from welfare actions to community development promotion and proactive actions in the context of new humanitarian trends and national needs.