Andreas Wigger

Deputy to the Director of Operations of the International Committee of the Red Cross

  • Encountering perceptions in parts of the Muslim world and their impact on the ICRC's ability to be effective

    This article will examine a number of the different perceptions held by Muslims — and in particular by Islamists — with whom ICRC delegates come into contact. Many of the patterns of thought and reaction described below are found, with variations,in non-Muslim religious communities.

  • Interview with Ahmad Ali Noorbala

    The interview was conducted on 26 April 2005 in Geneva by Toni Pfanner, Editor-in-Chief of the International Review of the Red Cross, Andreas Wigger, ICRC Deputy Director of Operations, and Mostafa Mohaghegh, Operations Coordinator, International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies.