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Join the Crisis Response Crew

Imagine opening your inbox to discover an email from an international aid worker – maybe a nurse in Somalia or a logistics expert in Yemen.

After the flood: The things that can’t be destroyed

Emmanuel Vella surveys the mountain of his family’s mud-drenched possessions piled up on his footpath and shrugs.

We’ll recover better when we stand together

Cyclone Debbie hit Australians in different ways. It’s shown us the unpredictable mighty power of Mother Nature. It’s also shown the power of people standing together to recover, repair and rebuild.

Under siege and saving lives

As the conflict in Syria enters its sixth year, Khaled Naanaa’s story will convince you no crisis is too big to make a difference.

Real-time relief

Social media is more than just cat videos and selfies. It can also play a part in disaster response and recovery.

Documenting a humanitarian crisis

As thousands of Syrians flee the ongoing civil war in their homeland, Red Cross worker Joe Cropp reports from Mosul on the emotional toll of being caught up in conflict.

News in brief

Catch up on our latest news, and join us in remembering our fallen humanitarian colleagues.

The secret lives of aid workers

Our How Aid Works podcast features real and raw insights from Australian Red Cross aid workers. In its second season, our guests share stories they’ve never told anyone else.

Aid arrives in ravaged Fiji

Tropical Cyclone Winston left Fiji devastated by the strongest recorded cyclone in its history.

Volunteers drive lasting change

Snake bites are just one of many health crises facing isolated villages in Myanmar – but local volunteers are building a healthier, safer community.