ICRC-IRCS Cooperation Activities

The International Committee of Red Cross (ICRC) is an impartial, neutral and independent organization whose exclusively humanitarian mission is to protect the lives and dignity of victims of armed conflict and other situations of violence and provide them with assistance. The ICRC also endeavors to prevent suffering by promoting and strengthening humanitarian law and universal humanitarian principles. The ICRC established in 1863 at the origin of the Geneva Conventions. It is supports to the Indian Red Cross Society in their assistance programmes in the field.
The Main mission of the IRCS-ICRC Activities is to develop and increase the capacity of the state branch & the district branches and Create the awareness & strengthen the knowledge, understanding and respect to the emblem and fundamental principles of Red Cross.

  • In IRCS-OSB, the IRCS-ICRC Activities is working from 2007 in the following activities:-
  • Family News Service(FNS)
  • First Aid(FA)/First Aid Medica
  • International Humanitarian Law (IHL)
  • Safer Access Framework(SAF)
  • Community development programme on WASH
  • Livelihood Programme