Women have always been the backbone of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement. Scroll down to meet some of the inspiring women within our Movement.
” Believe in your goals, and go for them”
“Simply being there helps more than we can imagine”
”I feel really honoured and proud to have been acknowledged”
Across all regions, between 45-57 per cent of Red Cross and Red Crescent volunteers are women.
Making a change by raising awareness
”My motivation has always been to help people in need”
“It is important to be a cheerleader for other women”
Women are more likely to diminish and undervalue their professional skills and achievements than their male counterparts.