The Power of Humanity & Innovative Thinking

The Power of Humanity & Innovative Thinking

On Monday, May 8th, one of the ICRC's longest-serving delegates is coming to the U.S. to help launch the ICRC Collaborative Platform in partnership with Swissnex Boston.  Alberto Cairo, who runs the ICRC's rehabilitative orthopaedic program in Afghanistan, has helped more than 150,000 disabled people learn to walk again. In this photo gallery, a glimpse into the help and hope the ICRC strives to bring to the people of Afghanistan.

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Humanitarian Impact & Innovation: How the ICRC and Novartis are Tackling Noncommunicable Diseases

Humanitarian Impact & Innovation: How the ICRC and Novartis are Tackling Noncommunicable Diseases

With a migrant population of more than one million people who have fled the fighting in Syria, refugees now account for about one-third of Lebanon’s population. Those suffering from chronic diseases face difficulties accessing diagnosis, medicines and ongoing care. The ICRC and Novartis are partnering to improve care and treatment for the most vulnerable population in Lebanon.

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