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ICRC president on 150 years of humanitarian action

03-04-2013 Interview

VIDEOS - ICRC president Peter Maurer talks about the history of the ICRC, and how it has grown over the last 150 years. He explains what is meant by 150 years of humanitarian action and about key aspects and challenges of looking forward.

 

150 years of humanitarian action 

Reaching people in need

ICRC president Peter Maurer talks about the challenges that ICRC field staff face when it comes to reaching the people who need them.

 

 

Empowering people and communities

ICRC president Peter Maurer talks about engaging people, understanding their needs and empowering them to cope with extreme situations of violence.

 

Working in partnership

ICRC president Peter Maurer talks about partnerships with local NGOs and Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies.
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