Canada and the USA: News and Notes, September 2009

30-09-2009 Field Newsletter

The ICRC Regional Delegation for the United States and Canada welcomes Mary Werntz as its new head, Geoff Loane having moved to the ICRC's London office. There's an interview with ICRC forensics specialist Morris Tidball-Binz, a report on the humanitarian situation in Yemen and details of the recent trip to Uganda that the ICRC organized for U.S. government representatives. Finally, we take a look at an indispensable part of any ICRC delegation – the Welcome Department.

 In this issue:  

  • August 30th: Day of the Disappeared

  • Yemen: Civilians Continue to Face Hardship

  • Congressional Staff Travel with the ICRC to Uganda

  • The Welcome Department Welcomes You!
    ... and the latest ICRC news from around the globe.

  ICRC Canada/USA Field Newsletter, September 2009  

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