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”
“The women of Castiglione nursed and soothed the wounded soldiers, ut when the Red Cross was born, no women were in attendance. Today women are still nursing the wounded... But are they in on the decision making?”
Making a change by raising awareness
”My motivation has always been to help people in need”
Over 75 countries have established quota policies to ensure more women have leadership roles within domestic politics.