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REGIONAL CONSULTATION MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA

CO-CHAIRS’ SUMMARY The World Humanitarian Summit (WHS) regional consultation for the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) was held at the Dead Sea, Jordan, from 3-5 March 2015. It was hosted by the Government of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan and co-chaired by the League of Arab States, the Organization of Islamic Cooperation and the UN Office for the Coordination ...

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More than four thousand Iraqi families, mostly waiting for asylum to other countries, while the Lebanese Red Cross distributes relief and food assistance to them in Lebanon

According to the semi-official statistics of Lebanon, more than 4,000 Iraqis mostly asylum seekers, since the escalation of violence in Mosul since June 2014, the number of asylum seekers greatly increases as hundreds of Christian families lived in Mosul forced to immigrate to Lebanon in order to obtain asylum to other countries, this families living in Lebanon under difficult humane ...

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Message from the Secretary General of IFRC to the National Societies

4 February 2015 ‘Honesty, sincerity, simplicity, humility, pure generosity, absence of vanity, readiness to serve others – qualities which are within easy reach of every soul – are the foundation of one’s spiritual life.’ Nelson Mandela  Dear Presidents and Secretaries General, Now six months into my term as Secretary General of this Federation, which I have the honour of representing ...

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A delegation from the Swedish Red Cross visiting the Iraqi Red Crescent Society to see the update on the humanitarian situation in Iraq.

A delegation from the Swedish Red Cross visited the Iraqi Red Crescent in Baghdad in order to see the relief operations by Iraqi RC for the displaced families. As the President of Iraqi RC Dr. Yaseen Al-mamori received the Secretary General of the Swedish Red Cross Ms. Ulrika Arheed and her accompanying delegation yesterday. The two sides discussed the future ...

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With the participation of the Iraqi Red Crescent Society
Iraqi Forum will held in London to look for crises in the service sector

A forum will take place next Saturday in the capital of British (London) with the participation of Iraqi Red Crescent Society, it is an Annual forum of Al-Kindy Society which Includes in its membership a group of Iraqi engineers and people with jurisdiction to (discuss the importance of engineering role in the treatment of inherited service problems). the president of the ...

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Iraqi Red Crescent received thanks and appreciation letter from the Italian Red Cross

Iraqi Red Crescent Society received  thanks and appreciation letter  from the Vice President of the International Federation of Red r and Red Cross / Europe and the president  of Italian Red Cross (Francesco Rocca) which is  included  special Thanks to Dr. Yassin Ahmed Almamori the president  of IRCS. for the continued supporting t in relief and strong relations operations between ...

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Emergency field kitchen set up for displaced families in Iraq

By Raefah Makki and Soraya Dali-Balta, IFRC MENA Over 1.4 million Iraqis have been forced to leave their homes and relocate to safer regions in their country or abroad as the recent surge in violence has put their security at risk. Food safety has become another major concern that required attention from the Iraqi Red Crescent Society and other Red ...

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Iraq
Delegation of the International Movement of the Red Cross and Red Crescent pledges more aid to those affected by the crisis in Iraq for the displaced

Geneva / Baghdad – in its quest to enhance cooperation and coordination to ease the burden caused by the tense humanitarian situation in Iraq since the start of the current  armed conflict, the  delegation of ICRC pledged, which included the Secretary General of IFRC  Mr. Elhadj As Sy, and Director General of ICRC , Mr. Yves Daccord, and it’s the biggest ...

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IRCS held a press conference in the presence of the General Secretary of IFRC and the Director General of the ICRC who is visiting Iraq currently to knowledge for the humanitarian situation on the field.

The president of  Iraqi Red Crescent Society held  , a joint press  on Friday in Baghdad conference with the general secretary of IFRC and the Director-General of the ICRC to shed light on the human response reality of IRCS  and the components of the international movement of those affected by the violence taking place in the country. The president of ...

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The President of IRCS, Dr. Yassin Al-Mamouri receives a phone call from the President of IFRC on displaced persons

The President of the Iraqi Red Crescent Society, Dr. Yassin Almamori received a telephone call from Mr. Tadateru Konoe, President of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC), which he expressed his thanks and appreciation for the efforts made by the presidency of the Iraqi Red Crescent Society to deal with t the humanitarian needs at ...

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