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A man places a cloth on the head of a wounded woman

New help for Ukraine as violence worsens

11 Feb 2015

The British Red Cross is set to give £100,000 to help people caught up in fighting in eastern Ukraine.

Two woman stand behind a till and another woman holds a book

Screen legends clean out their cupboards to boost water appeal

05 Feb 2015

Sheila Hancock and Victoria Wood have made unique donations to the British Red Cross Clean Start Appeal, which is bringing safer water to people in Kenya and Bangladesh.

Haiti child with cholera being treated

Cholera in Haiti

As Haiti’s cholera crisis continues, the Red Cross is treating thousands of people and carrying out hygiene promotion.

Red Cross worker holds a Haitian child

Recovery in Haiti

The British Red Cross continues to work in Haiti, helping people recover from the devastating earthquake which struck on 12 January 2010.

Two Red Cross volunteers assist a woman at a flood shelter in Oxford

How the UK floods crisis unfolded

From distributing water and food parcels to raising money to help people recover, we helped flooded communities across the UK.

Agro-pastoralists in Tin Akof, northern Burkina Faso, at a Red Cross distribution of food vouchers.

How we helped

The International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement helped across the Sahel region of west Africa.

Volunteer in Syria plays with kids

Syria: preparing for multiple disasters

Earthquakes, floods and refugee crises – we’re helping the Syria Arab Red Crescent be prepared for all kinds of disasters.

Mirly Etienne receives clean drinking water from the French Red Cross

Disaster relief in Haiti

In the immediate aftermath of the Haiti earthquake, the Red Cross helped provide relief to people who had been affected.

Haiti volunteers clearing waste from drainage canals

Water and sanitation in Haiti

The British Red Cross is working to promote hygiene and improve sanitation in several areas of Haiti.

Johnny in front of drainage ditch in Automeca camp

Johnny’s story: digging for better health in Haiti

Johnny dug drainage canals in Haiti’s Automeca camp where he helped people keep healthy and fight off cholera.

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