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People need us right now, and we need you

In an emergency, every second counts and so does every penny. The faster and stronger our response, the more lives we can save.

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ICRC medic comforts boy in Gaza during the Israel-OPT conflict

Israel and Occupied Palestinian Territory appeal

We’re on the ground treating casualties and providing lifesaving first aid to all who need it.

Man in Gaza sits in despair among destroyed buildings caused by conflict.

What's happening in Gaza?

Over 2 million people in Gaza are experiencing a food crisis and without more aid, face the threat of famine.

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Whatever time, skills and experience you have to give, you can make a difference. Become a volunteer.

Your monthly gift could save lives. Help us support for refugees and other people in crisis, in the UK and abroad.

Since the conflict escalated two years ago we've supported over 18 million people, but help is still needed in Ukraine.

What we do

See how we support and provide health and social care services in the UK. 

See how we help people who are facing hunger, conflict or have to flee their home.