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Woman in Bangladesh holding a jug of water with boys behind her

How the Red Cross supports people across Bangladesh

The British Red Cross has worked in partnership with the Bangladesh Red Crescent Society for over a decade. Projects reach around 250,000 people living across the country in coastal, rural and urban areas.

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Aviva celebrates its first year in partnership with the British Red Cross

17 Feb 2017

The charity partnership, launched in February last year, celebrates its first twelve months of helping communities prepare for and respond to disasters in the UK and overseas.

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British Red Cross volunteers on standby to respond to floods across the east coast

13 Jan 2017

British Red Cross staff and volunteers across the east coast of England are preparing to respond to a storm surge

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Rush to help survivors after Tunisia attack

29 Jun 2015

Specially trained volunteers are in Tunisia helping British nationals after an attack that killed dozens of people.

Volunteers help after thieves sabotage lifeline service

11 Jun 2012

Emergency response volunteers were called out to help after thieves cut off a vital medical alert telephone line in the Highlands.

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What can you say to a mass-shooting survivor?

20 Jul 2015

Chris helped people get through harrowing moments after last month’s Tunisia shootings.

A group of men and boys, one wearing a Red Cross jacket, stand near the back of a water tanker with a row of filled water containers on the ground

Essential water supplied to Damascus amid severe shortage

17 Jan 2017

After two main water supply lines were cut, millions of people in Damascus, Syria are facing acute water shortages. The Red Cross and Red Crescent are providing water across the city.

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Syria: Aleppo evacuation completed

23 Dec 2016

The Red Cross and Red Crescent have completed the evacuation of some 35,000 people from eastern Aleppo.

A man in a Syrian Arab Red Crescent jacket writes on a clipboard while women in headscarves look on

Syria Crisis: Essential aid reaches Aleppo as fighting intensifies

29 Nov 2016

As fierce fighting continues in Aleppo, the British Red Cross and our partners are supporting 1,000 families forced to flee their homes with essential food, shelter, water and medical care.

A surgeon operates on a patient in a hospital near Mosul, Iraq

Red Cross support for the only hospital near Mosul

10 Nov 2016

The Red Cross is supporting the only hospital near Mosul that can treat the wounded and sick fleeing fighting in the area.

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