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”
7 young women for every 10 young men complete upper secondary school in low-income countries. If we want more future female leaders, we need to close the gender gap in education.
Making a change by raising awareness
”My motivation has always been to help people in need”
Across all regions, between 45-57 per cent of Red Cross and Red Crescent volunteers are women.