World First Aid Day

29. Juli 2020 at 10:06

12th September 2020, worldwide. The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) introduced World First Aid Day in 2000. Each year, more than 100 Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies around the world organise events and ceremonies on the second Saturday of September to raise public awareness of […]

EMERGENCY: Medicine and Human Rights Since 1994

21. August 2018 at 11:29

From the first mission to over 9 million patients treated, without discrimination.     Milan, 1994: EMERGENCY, a humanitarian organisation founded to help civilian victims of war and poverty, was born. Since then, we have worked in 18 countries, building hospitals, surgical centres, rehabilitation centres, paediatric centres, first aid posts, […]