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”
”I feel really honoured and proud to have been acknowledged”
Making a change by raising awareness
Companies where 8 out of every 20 managers are female, generate about 34% of their revenues from innovative products and services. In companies where only 1 out of every 20 managers is female, this is only 25%.
”My motivation has always been to help people in need”
“I learn something new every day”
”We absolutely need more women with disabilities”
Between 1990 and 2017, women made up only 2 per cent of mediators, 8 per cent of negotiators and 5 per cent of witnesses and signatories to global peace processes.