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31st International Conference 2011: Resolution 9 - Our World. Your Move – for Humanity

01-12-2011 Resolution

Our world. Your move – For Humanity

31st International Conference of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement, Geneva, Switzerland, 28 November-1 December 2011

The 31st International Conference of the Red Cross and Red Crescent (International Conference),

taking account of the views expressed during this International Conference on its four main objectives – strengthening international humanitarian law, strengthening disaster laws, strengthening local humanitarian action, addressing barriers to health care,

welcoming the many pledges made by members and observers of this Conference in pursuit of these four main objectives,

taking note with appreciation of the measures taken by States and the components of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement to implement the resolutions and the Declaration "Together for humanity", as well as the associated pledges as requested in Resolution 1 of the 30th International Conference, and welcoming the follow-up report prepared by the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (International Federation) on the progress made,

  1. urges all members of the International Conference to include the resolutions adopted and their pledges made at the International Conference in their efforts to optimize interaction and partnerships among themselves,
  2. invites all members of the International Conference to review in 2013 progress made with respect to the implementation of the resolutions of the Conference, as well as of their pledges, and to report on their implementation to the 2015 International Conference,
  3. requests the ICRC and the International Federation to report to the 32nd International Conference on the follow up by International Conference members to the resolutions and pledges of this International Conference,
  4. decides to hold an International Conference in 2015, the date and place of which is to be determined by the Standing Commission of the Red Cross and Red Crescent.