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ICRC Corporate Support Group: Swiss Re

12-04-2012 Overview

Swiss Re has been a member of the ICRC Corporate Support Group from its inception in 2005, making a substantial contribution to the ICRC’s daily operations through knowledge transfer and donations since 2012. Until 2011, Swiss Re supported the endowment fund of the Foundation for the ICRC, interest from which helps fund the training of ICRC staff. Currently, the company is supporting ICRC operations that provide safe water for people affected by conflict.

 

Current projects

During 2012, Swiss Re is supporting ICRC projects that provide safe water for people affected by violence in Ecuador, India, Peru and the Philippines.

Impact of ICRC operations co-financed by Swiss Re


Photos

Cagayan de Oro, Phillippines. Water and habitat specialists from the ICRC and the Philippine Red Cross connect pipelines to the main water source of Cagayan de Oro Water District. In the aftermath of tropical storm Washi (Sendong), one of the most pressing problems is a lack of drinking water. 

Cagayan de Oro, Phillippines. Water and habitat specialists from the ICRC and the Philippine Red Cross connect pipelines to the main water source of Cagayan de Oro Water District. In the aftermath of tropical storm Washi (Sendong), one of the most pressing problems is a lack of drinking water.
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