It’s hard to believe that more than a year has passed since Cyclone Pam swept through Vanuatu and Nepal experienced the most destructive earthquake in its history.
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Our latest news including the launch of winter woollies in Red Cross Shops and our actions for reconciliation with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.
Local hero Rhoda is her village’s first line of defence against a fire, earthquake or flood. We visit her village in bustling Manila, the Philippines, to see how Red Cross is helping poor and vulnerable communities to prepare for the worst.
Judy Slatyer started as our CEO in February, returning to Melbourne after seven years in Geneva as Chief Operating Officer at the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF).
During National Volunteer Week we celebrated the 20,000 Red Cross volunteers who make a difference around Australia – people like Mary Edwards, who volunteers in our Adelaide office.
A good start to the day sets students up for a healthier life. We visit a Red Cross breakfast club near Wagga Wagga, NSW to hear from students and teachers about how the club has changed their routines for the better.
It’s one of the world’s most recognised symbols, but many people don’t know the red cross emblem’s protective significance during war. But now with our new app everyone can help protect the emblems that protect lives.
We check in on communities in Nepal and Vanuatu a year after major disasters to see how they’re going on the journey to recovery.