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Governance and annual reports

Our governance

Find out about how our board of trustees, chairman, chief executive and senior management team work together.

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Annual reports

Our Trustees' Report and Accounts documents our key achievements in 2016 and includes our full audited accounts.

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Our corporate strategy

Our 2015-2019 corporate strategy is called 'Refusing to ignore people in crisis'. Take a whistle-stop tour through the main aims of the strategy.

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Our accountability to all

As an independent humanitarian organisation, we place great importance on providing quality services that have a positive impact.

Royal Charter

Our Royal Charter

Our Royal Charter is the governing document that sets out our purpose, powers and responsibilities.

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Our carbon footprint

The British Red Cross has been taking steps to reduce its carbon emissions.

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Local presidents

Find out about our network of local British Red Cross presidents.