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October 2010 press releases

Child watches as women wash their hands

Cholera fears in Haiti

22 Oct 2010

The Red Cross is responding to an outbreak of severe diarrhoea, feared to be cholera, in the Artibonite region of Haiti, two hours north of Port au Prince

Red Cross volunteers work in the logistics headquarters in Haiti

Efforts to contain deadly outbreak continue

26 Oct 2010

Despite a slowing in the number of new cases of cholera reported in Haiti, the Red Cross has warned it would be a deadly mistake to assume the outbreak has been contained.

Two men smiling

Grandsons retrace 1945 POW death march

11 Oct 2010

Stuart, 34, and Matthew Denyer, 32, start to retrace their grandfather’s steps as a prisoner of war (POW)

Aid provided by the Red Cross

Hunger threatens Pakistan flood survivors as winter closes in

15 Oct 2010

Red Cross Red Crescent has reached over 1m with food but funding gap and loss of crops could hit millions

Intern at a desk

British Red Cross launches students’ online videos competition

07 Oct 2010

British Red Cross is launching an exciting students’ online video challenge aimed at exploring the relationships between people and machines in conflict.

Four boys holding their awards for young heroes

Young heroes receive Red Cross award

04 Oct 2010

The British Red Cross celebrated the extraordinary achievements of young people from across Britain at this year’s Red Cross Humanitarian Citizen Awards.

October 2010 press releases

Child watches as women wash their hands

Cholera fears in Haiti

22 Oct 2010

The Red Cross is responding to an outbreak of severe diarrhoea, feared to be cholera, in the Artibonite region of Haiti, two hours north of Port au Prince

Red Cross volunteers work in the logistics headquarters in Haiti

Efforts to contain deadly outbreak continue

26 Oct 2010

Despite a slowing in the number of new cases of cholera reported in Haiti, the Red Cross has warned it would be a deadly mistake to assume the outbreak has been contained.

Two men smiling

Grandsons retrace 1945 POW death march

11 Oct 2010

Stuart, 34, and Matthew Denyer, 32, start to retrace their grandfather’s steps as a prisoner of war (POW)

Aid provided by the Red Cross

Hunger threatens Pakistan flood survivors as winter closes in

15 Oct 2010

Red Cross Red Crescent has reached over 1m with food but funding gap and loss of crops could hit millions

Intern at a desk

British Red Cross launches students’ online videos competition

07 Oct 2010

British Red Cross is launching an exciting students’ online video challenge aimed at exploring the relationships between people and machines in conflict.

Four boys holding their awards for young heroes

Young heroes receive Red Cross award

04 Oct 2010

The British Red Cross celebrated the extraordinary achievements of young people from across Britain at this year’s Red Cross Humanitarian Citizen Awards.

Child watches as women wash their hands

Cholera fears in Haiti

22 Oct 2010

The Red Cross is responding to an outbreak of severe diarrhoea, feared to be cholera, in the Artibonite region of Haiti, two hours north of Port au Prince

Red Cross volunteers work in the logistics headquarters in Haiti

Efforts to contain deadly outbreak continue

26 Oct 2010

Despite a slowing in the number of new cases of cholera reported in Haiti, the Red Cross has warned it would be a deadly mistake to assume the outbreak has been contained.

Two men smiling

Grandsons retrace 1945 POW death march

11 Oct 2010

Stuart, 34, and Matthew Denyer, 32, start to retrace their grandfather’s steps as a prisoner of war (POW)

Aid provided by the Red Cross

Hunger threatens Pakistan flood survivors as winter closes in

15 Oct 2010

Red Cross Red Crescent has reached over 1m with food but funding gap and loss of crops could hit millions

Intern at a desk

British Red Cross launches students’ online videos competition

07 Oct 2010

British Red Cross is launching an exciting students’ online video challenge aimed at exploring the relationships between people and machines in conflict.

Four boys holding their awards for young heroes

Young heroes receive Red Cross award

04 Oct 2010

The British Red Cross celebrated the extraordinary achievements of young people from across Britain at this year’s Red Cross Humanitarian Citizen Awards.

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