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Philippines + 4 more

Saving lives on World Toilet Day

Being able to find a toilet when you need one is something most Australians take for granted: but in India more people own a mobile phone than have access to a toilet. Today is World Toilet Day (19...

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New Zealand

Recovery session for earthquake survivors

Red Cross is helping former residents of Christchurch who are still recovering from the devastating earthquakes. With thousands of former residents of Christchurch now living in Australia, Red Cross...

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Syria + 3 more

Australian Red Cross launches Syria Crisis Appeal

The Governor General, Her Excellency Ms Quentin Bryce, has urged Australians to do what they can to help the millions of people affected by the ongoing conflict in Syria. “As Patron of the Australian...

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Communicating in Recovery

Communicating in Recovery is a best-practice guide for people or organisations managing information in a post-emergency environment. It is targeted and practical, can be applied to any type of...

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Fiji

Emergency relief supplies sent to Fiji

Australian Red Cross has sent a cargo of relief supplies to help communities in Fiji recover from last week's severe floods. Australian Red Cross has sent a cargo of relief supplies, including...

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Australia

Flood clean-up will be a major challenge

Cleaning up after a flood can be a physically and emotionally demanding job. THURSDAY MARCH 8, 2012 As the flood threat in New South Wales and northern Victoria moves westwards, Red Cross Emergency...

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Australia

Helping communities hit by extreme rainfall

Red Cross is on the ground providing support to communities in NSW, Victoria and ACT affected by recent heavy rainfall and floods. Friday March 2, 2012 "We have Red Cross teams at Evacuation Centres...

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Australia

Bushfires: Preparing to leave early

Thursday February 2, 2012 Victorians can now fill out a Red Cross fire plan online. Victorians who rely on others to help them leave early before a high fire risk day - and those assisting them to...

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Australia

Victorian floods: a year of recovery

For affected communities, the recovery challenge continues one year on from the Victorian floods For many communities in northern and western Victoria this week marks the one year anniversary of the...

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Australia

Queensland floods: one year on

Next week marks the one year anniversary of the worst of the floods that hit the Queensland in 2011. For communities across Queensland, next week marks the one year anniversary of the worst of the...

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World

Gender and Shelter

Overview This briefing paper looks at the importance of gender within Red Cross programs and services and offers some suggestions about how Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies might better integrate...

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Gender and Water and Sanitation

Overview This briefing paper looks at the importance of gender within Red Cross programs and services and offers some suggestions about how Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies might integrate gender...

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Gender and Disaster Management

Overview This briefing paper looks at the importance of gender within Red Cross disaster management and offers some suggestions about how Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies might integrate gender...

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