Representatives of 196 countries are meeting in Paris to discuss a new global agreement to tackle climate change. With close to 50, 000 attendees from governments, universities and civil society, the negotiations are the centre of one of the biggest annual meetings of environmental professionals,...
From 2007 to 2009, the Austrian Red Cross coordinated the project Breaking the Taboo, which aimed to raise awareness of the problem of violence against older women amongst health and social care professionals, as well as the general public.
Over the past weekend, Austrian Red Cross volunteers have supported more than 15,000 people who crossed the border from Hungary in the span of 48 hours, on foot but also on buses and trains. By Andreea Anca, IFRC and Gabriela Poller-Hartig, Austrian Red Cross
The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC), the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), the Norwegian Embassy and the Austrian Red Cross cordially invite you to the presentation of the 2014 edition of the World Disasters Report - Focus on Culture and Risk.