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January 2014 press releases

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Red Cross ready to support Syrian refugees

29 Jan 2014

The British Red Cross is on standby to support the Syrian refugees set to be evacuated to the UK.

British Red Cross statement on NAO findings

10 Jan 2014

The media’s take on the findings of the NAO report on COMPASS contracts for the provision of accommodation for asylum seekers, should not be taken at face value.

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IFRC and Land Rover extend global partnership

13 Jan 2014

Land Rover has committed to extend its global partnership with the IFRC with the aim of providing £15 million worth of support and reaching thousands of beneficiaries by 2018.

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Tesco collections for Typhoon Haiyan appeal

09 Jan 2014

Volunteers fundraising around the country at their local Tesco stores raised an enormous £628,000 for the British Red Cross Typhoon Haiyan appeal in just two days.