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
Only 24.3% of all national parliamentarians were women as of February 2019, a slow increase from 11.3% in 1995.
”My motivation has always been to help people in need”
“I learn something new every day”
”We absolutely need more women with disabilities”
When women are included, peace negotiations are 35% more likely to succeed.