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'Viruses know no borders; this is a global problem that will only be solved by global action,' insists ICRC president Peter Maurer
The Department of Health is also looking into the possibility of transforming evacuation centers in schools into quarantine facilities for persons under monitoring and those probed for the coronavirus
Hubei Red Cross Vice President Zhang Qin was fired for 'dereliction of duty while receiving and distributing donated funds and goods'
Not even the K-pop boy band is spared from the phenomenon of 'Tala'
The K-pop group performs at the Mall of Asia Arena on January 25
'In a situation like this, even if we're resilient, we will need the help of our countrymen because recovery can't happen quickly. It will take time,' says Leonardo Ebajo, Philippine Red Cross Director for Disaster Management Service
A new mode gives players a glimpse of the humanitarian activities carried out by Red Cross workers
Some 47% of respondents to the poll of 16,000 young people also believe it was more likely than not that there would be a third world war in their lifetime
U2's frontman Bono recognizes Red Cross volunteers and journalists before launching into a cover of the David Bowie classic
(UPDATED) Zipline, of which U2 frontman Bono is a board member, will partner with the Philippine Red Cross to deliver blood and medical products by drone in the Philippines by 2020
Serenity, a two-year-old female mongrel, snuggling 5 tiny black kittens in the dead of winter is a heartfelt story of survival and cross-species nurturing that has been widely shared on social media
The Taliban also restores security guarantees for those working for the ICRC
There is no immediate word on casualties in the low-lying islands
The Saudi-led military coalition says it launched air strikes against a Huthi military target that 'stores drones and missiles'
The Philippine Red Cross dismisses allegations it failed to save the child hit by a car in Manila, saying he had already died when responders arrived
The funding is expected to benefit some 300,000 people in Calabarzon, Central Luzon, Central Visayas, Metro Manila, and Western Visayas
A shocking photo of the lifeless bodies of Oscar Alberto Martinez and his 23-month-old daughter Valeria lying face down in the Rio Grande has fueled concern and outrage around the world
(3rd UPDATE) LTFRB chairman Martin Delgra III has ordered his officials to issue a preventive suspension order against bus operator Buena Sher Transport 'as soon as possible'
International Committee of the Red Cross President Peter Maurer stresses the organization’s commitment to support the Philippine Red Cross’ capacity to respond to emergencies and armed conflict situations
Around 50 people are believed missing and 150 houses destroyed after the landslides in the foothills of Mount Elgon – an extinct volcano with 5 major peaks
The military council has denied multiple reports of their forces violently dispersing the sit-in in front of army headquarters
Jean-Jacques Savin recalls his 4-month journey of crossing the Atlantic in a custom-made barrel
'We can only do so much. The authorities still have the primary responsibility of providing sustainable solutions to help the people of Marawi,' says the head of the International Committee of the Red Cross
The shipment includes 24 tons of medical supplies and 14 power units to be distributed amongst 8 hospitals and 30 outpatient clinics – half of them public
The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies called the floods the 'largest disaster to hit Iran in more than 15 years'
Details of the kidnapping had been kept under wraps until the International Committee of the Red Cross appealed for news about Louisa Akavi and two Syrian drivers kidnapped with her in October 2013
The Society of Saint Paul Philippines-Macau brings us a virtual yet meaningful Way of the Cross in Ligao City
The latest outbreak of the virus has killed more than 700 people
The reopening comes a day after Palestinians protested along the Gaza border with Israel to mark the one-year anniversary since demonstrations and clashes erupted there
Virtual reality is increasingly sought after for skills training. Disaster zone rescue is the latest in a series of VR simulations from the Red Cross.
Rizal Medical Center in Pasig is among the hospitals hardest hit by the current water crisis
This week's selection of photo highlights here and around the world
The government targets to vaccinate about 12 million Filipinos against measles through its mass immunization campaign
This week's selection of photo highlights here and around the world
The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), and the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement have long called for the prohibition and elimination of nuclear weapons
'We don't want them keeping on building things there.... It will become theirs,' says Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana
In contrast, Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo says 'maybe we should be thankful' for China's new 'maritime rescue center' in the West Philippine Sea
Does Malacañang believe China when it says the 'rescue center' will not be used for other purposes? 'We’ll give them the benefit of the doubt,' says Presidential Spokesman Salvador Panelo.
China claims it will use its artificial islands in the West Philippine Sea for humanitarian purposes, while experts warn that China aims for militarization
PS4 owners can now play the game with players from Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and PC
Volunteer and personnel in a dozen Philippine Red Cross first aid stations serve devotees of the Black Nazarene
The LPA that was Tropical Depression Usman leaves dozens of fatalities and damaged infrastructures
Red Cross advises the public to keep safe during the New Year's Eve revelry
The Quezon Service Cross, the highest civilian distinction given by the government, is posthumously conferred upon the late senator in a Malacañang ceremony
'This is the first time that the entire process of large scale larval rearing and settlement will be undertaken directly on reefs on the Great Barrier Reef,' says one of the project leaders
(3rd UPDATE) Border officials in San Diego, California, say on Twitter they temporarily closed the San Ysidro crossing point – one of the busiest between the two countries – to both vehicular and pedestrian traffic. The order was lifted some hours later.
The group is handed over to a humanitarian commission made up of the Ombudsman, the International Committee of the Red Cross, and the Roman Catholic Church
The new casualty toll comes as a mass funeral is held for many of the dead children on Monday, August 13
The European Union is extending this aid even as President Rodrigo Duterte lambasts them for supposedly interfering in his bloody anti-drug campaign
Government agencies were unable to say what would happen to the children already sent to tent camps and other facilities spread across the country while their parents were charged with immigration offenses.