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Social support overseas

A Mongolian Red Cross worker with an elderly beneficiary in Ulaanbataar

Social care in Mongolia

We give elderly and isolated people in Mongolia a lifeline, through help at home or simply being a friend.

Davaatseren Nyamaa lost his sight during a mining accident, leaving him unable to work. Thanks to the Red Cross, he and his wife now have a home of their own.

Bertsetseg Altangerel and her two young children used to move from house to house, but thanks to the Red Cross the family now has a home of their own.


International news

We have pledged £94,000 to help survivors of the dangerous crossing to Italy.

The head of the British Red Cross has called for a collective response to the Mediterranean migration crisis.

Twenty European Red Cross Societies and the IFRC have signed a statement on the migration crisis in the Mediterranean.