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Social support overseas

A Mongolian Red Cross volunteer visits a woman in her ger

Social care in Mongolia

We support older people and people with disabilities in Mongolia in their own homes. Thousands also attend Red Cross social care centres for additional support.

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.

Jamts is 80 and partially paralysed by strokes. He lives with his daughter and five grandchildren in a tent provided by the Red Cross.


International news

One hundred trucks have delivered aid to tens of thousands of people in a besieged Syrian town.

Within hours of the earthquake that struck on 16 April, the Ecuadorian Red Cross has begun responding to the emergency.

7.8 magnitude earthquake struck at around 7pm local time on Saturday