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February 2014 press releases

Huts built on strips of land surrounded by water

British Red Cross and Freshfields launch partnership

05 Feb 2014

International law firm Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer and the British Red Cross have launched a three-year partnership to help more than 60,000 people affected by climate change in Bangladesh, one of the most disaster-prone countries in the world.

Volunteers are handing out noodles, bread and sacks of rice to families affected by Haiyan

Typhoon Haiyan 3 months on

07 Feb 2014

Typhoon Haiyan: £10 million raised and hundreds of thousands helped as struggle to rebuild shattered lives continues