For my Featured Peacebuilding Group this week I’d like to look at the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC). Founded in 1863 by Henry Dunant, its original focus was treating soldiers after conflict. It has evolved to having an international mandate to treat all those injured by war and natural disaster, often working with one of its nearly 200 national societies (including the American Red Cross). The ICRC is based in Geneva.
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