Annual report 2014

12 May 2015
Annual report 2014

The Annual report 2014 of the ICRC is an account of field activities conducted worldwide. Activities are part of the organization's mandate to protect the lives and dignity of victims of war, and to promote respect for international humanitarian law. 

Facts and figures

26.2 million people had access to water and sanitation improved.
Read more on water and shelter.
9.12 million people were provided with basic aid such as food.
Read more on aid distribution.
6.2 million people received health care.
Read more on health.
800,900 detainees were visited.
Read more on visiting detainees.

470,000 calls were made between detainees and families.
Read more on restoring family links.

 View: More facts and figures on ICRC's work from the Annual report 2014.

A woman is finally reunited with her four-year-old son after being separated in Bangui. CC BY-NC-ND / ICRC / Annibale Greco

Largest operations

ICRC expenditure totalled 1,333.2 million (CHF) for headquarters and field activities in 2014.  Below are the top 10 operations globally by budget and expenditure.

View: Full chart illustrating ICRC's largest operations from the Annual report 2014.

Budget and expenditure

ICRC carried out activities in over 80 countries around the world in 2014. Below are the locations of operations by budget and expenditure.

View: Interactive map detailing ICRC's budget and expenditure from the Annual report 2014.

Download report

The Annual report 2014 can be downloaded in pdf format by the following sections.


More information

Anastasia Isyuk, deputy head of Public Relations
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