en <![CDATA[The Americas | International Committee of the Red Cross]]> https://www.icrc.org/en https://www.icrc.org/sites/default/themes/icrc_theme/images/en/icon-128.png <![CDATA[International Committee of the Red Cross]]> https://www.icrc.org/en https://www.icrc.org/en/document/peru-searching-missing-decades-after-war https://www.icrc.org/en/document/peru-searching-missing-decades-after-war Thu, 27 Aug 2015 17:15:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Peru: Searching for the missing decades after war]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/mexico-soledads-story-search-her-missing-brother https://www.icrc.org/en/document/mexico-soledads-story-search-her-missing-brother Thu, 27 Aug 2015 09:15:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Mexico: Soledad's story - in search of her missing brother]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/weapons-icrc-sounds-alarm-arms-trade https://www.icrc.org/en/document/weapons-icrc-sounds-alarm-arms-trade Mon, 24 Aug 2015 14:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Weapons: ICRC sounds alarm on arms trade]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/mexico-and-central-america-migrants-advices https://www.icrc.org/en/document/mexico-and-central-america-migrants-advices Tue, 18 Aug 2015 16:45:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Mexico and Central America: Practical advice for migrants]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/colombia-one-mans-passion-serve-his-community https://www.icrc.org/en/document/colombia-one-mans-passion-serve-his-community Sat, 15 Aug 2015 16:30:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Colombia: One man's passion to serve his community]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/humanitarian-work-during-chaco-war https://www.icrc.org/en/document/humanitarian-work-during-chaco-war Thu, 18 Jun 2015 15:15:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Humanitarian work during the Chaco War]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/opening-archives-1966-1975 https://www.icrc.org/en/document/opening-archives-1966-1975 Mon, 15 Jun 2015 15:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Now open: ICRC archives from 1966-1975 ]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/colombia-loosing-limb-explosive-remnants-war https://www.icrc.org/en/document/colombia-loosing-limb-explosive-remnants-war Fri, 12 Jun 2015 04:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[ Colombia: Losing a limb to explosive remnants of war]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/humanitarian-action-and-icrc-action-colombia https://www.icrc.org/en/document/humanitarian-action-and-icrc-action-colombia Thu, 04 Jun 2015 00:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Humanitarian situation and ICRC action in Colombia]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/cases-identity https://www.icrc.org/en/document/cases-identity Mon, 01 Jun 2015 17:30:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Cases of identity]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/retrouver-les-moyens-de-vivre-temoignages-de-colombie https://www.icrc.org/en/document/retrouver-les-moyens-de-vivre-temoignages-de-colombie Tue, 26 May 2015 04:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Finding ways to survive: Stories from Colombia]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/colombia-my-beautiful-hairdressers https://www.icrc.org/en/document/colombia-my-beautiful-hairdressers Fri, 22 May 2015 14:30:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Colombia: My beautiful hairdresser]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/colombia-life-changing-potatoes https://www.icrc.org/en/document/colombia-life-changing-potatoes Fri, 22 May 2015 14:15:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Colombia: Life-changing potatoes]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/argentina-icrcs-humanitarian-work-during-military-dictatorship https://www.icrc.org/en/document/argentina-icrcs-humanitarian-work-during-military-dictatorship Sat, 16 May 2015 16:30:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Argentina: The ICRC’s humanitarian work during the military dictatorship ]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/violences-sexuelles-temoignages-de-colombie https://www.icrc.org/en/document/violences-sexuelles-temoignages-de-colombie Wed, 13 May 2015 04:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Sexual violence: Women's stories from Colombia]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/haiti-improving-detainees-living-conditions 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school]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/human-toll-exacted-landmines https://www.icrc.org/en/document/human-toll-exacted-landmines Thu, 02 Apr 2015 00:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Landmines: The resilience of survivors]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/mexico-and-central-america-missing-and-their-families https://www.icrc.org/en/document/mexico-and-central-america-missing-and-their-families Wed, 01 Apr 2015 05:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Mexico and Central America : The missing and their families]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/landmines-legacy-war https://www.icrc.org/en/document/landmines-legacy-war Mon, 30 Mar 2015 00:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Landmines: A legacy of war]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/nicaragua-legacy-war https://www.icrc.org/en/document/nicaragua-legacy-war Mon, 30 Mar 2015 00:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Nicaragua: A legacy of war]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/mexico-and-central-america-people-deprived-their-freedom 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https://www.icrc.org/en/document/chile-icrc-stores-dna-search-missing-persons https://www.icrc.org/en/document/chile-icrc-stores-dna-search-missing-persons Wed, 21 Jan 2015 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[ Chile: ICRC stores DNA in search for missing persons]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/haiti-improving-detention-conditions-remains-priority https://www.icrc.org/en/document/haiti-improving-detention-conditions-remains-priority Fri, 09 Jan 2015 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Haiti: Improving detention conditions remains a priority]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/colombia-release-general-and-two-other-army-members-held-farc-ep https://www.icrc.org/en/document/colombia-release-general-and-two-other-army-members-held-farc-ep Sun, 30 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Colombia: Release of general and two other army members held by FARC-EP]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/haiti-icrc-strives-improve-quality-life-prisons https://www.icrc.org/en/document/haiti-icrc-strives-improve-quality-life-prisons Mon, 20 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Haiti: ICRC strives to improve the quality of life in prisons]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/peru-travelling-exhibition-aids-search-relatives-missing-persons https://www.icrc.org/en/document/peru-travelling-exhibition-aids-search-relatives-missing-persons Wed, 08 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Peru: Travelling exhibition aids search for relatives of missing persons]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/mexico-central-america-and-cuba-helping-most-vulnerable https://www.icrc.org/en/document/mexico-central-america-and-cuba-helping-most-vulnerable Tue, 30 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Mexico, Central America and Cuba: Helping the most vulnerable]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/new-york-icrc-and-who-urge-concrete-steps-better-protect-health-care-conflict https://www.icrc.org/en/document/new-york-icrc-and-who-urge-concrete-steps-better-protect-health-care-conflict Thu, 25 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[New York: ICRC and WHO urge concrete steps to better protect health care in conflict]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/scarf-hope-families-missing https://www.icrc.org/en/document/scarf-hope-families-missing Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[The Scarf of Hope for families of the missing ]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/colombia-international-seminar-seeks-ways-better-protect-health-services https://www.icrc.org/en/document/colombia-international-seminar-seeks-ways-better-protect-health-services Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Colombia: International seminar seeks ways to better protect health services]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/haiti-new-custody-area-women-les-cayes-prison https://www.icrc.org/en/document/haiti-new-custody-area-women-les-cayes-prison Wed, 21 May 2014 00:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Haiti: New custody area for women in Les Cayes prison]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/colombia-doctors-and-nurses-are-trained-treat-war-wounds https://www.icrc.org/en/document/colombia-doctors-and-nurses-are-trained-treat-war-wounds Mon, 12 May 2014 00:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Colombia: Doctors and nurses are trained to treat war wounds]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/colombia-humanitarian-situation-and-icrc-activities https://www.icrc.org/en/document/colombia-humanitarian-situation-and-icrc-activities Mon, 28 Apr 2014 00:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Colombia: Humanitarian situation and ICRC activities]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/colombia-mother-and-son-reunited-after-15-years https://www.icrc.org/en/document/colombia-mother-and-son-reunited-after-15-years Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Colombia: Mother and son reunited after 15 years]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/lombia-bravery-holmes-victim-explosive-device https://www.icrc.org/en/document/lombia-bravery-holmes-victim-explosive-device Fri, 11 Apr 2014 00:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Colombia: The bravery of Holmes, victim of an explosive device]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/peru-overcrowding-prisons-0 https://www.icrc.org/en/document/peru-overcrowding-prisons-0 Tue, 08 Apr 2014 00:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Peru: Overcrowding in prisons]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/peru-authorities-debate-overcrowding-prisons https://www.icrc.org/en/document/peru-authorities-debate-overcrowding-prisons Tue, 08 Apr 2014 00:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Peru: Authorities debate overcrowding in prisons]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/activities-icrc-delegation-mexico-central-america-and-cuba https://www.icrc.org/en/document/activities-icrc-delegation-mexico-central-america-and-cuba Wed, 02 Apr 2014 00:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Activities of the ICRC delegation for Mexico, Central America and Cuba]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/colombia-when-water-tanks-arrived-whole-village-celebrated https://www.icrc.org/en/document/colombia-when-water-tanks-arrived-whole-village-celebrated Thu, 20 Mar 2014 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Colombia: “When the water tanks arrived, the whole village celebrated”]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/nuclear-weapons-overdue-debate-long-term-impact-begins-conference-nayarit-mexico https://www.icrc.org/en/document/nuclear-weapons-overdue-debate-long-term-impact-begins-conference-nayarit-mexico Wed, 12 Feb 2014 04:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Nuclear weapons: Overdue debate on long-term impact begins]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/colombia-river-boat-health-care https://www.icrc.org/en/document/colombia-river-boat-health-care Tue, 11 Feb 2014 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Colombia: River boat health care]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/icrcs-100th-visit-guantanamo https://www.icrc.org/en/document/icrcs-100th-visit-guantanamo Tue, 11 Feb 2014 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[ICRC visits Guantanamo for hundredth time]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/disappearances-colombia-living-grip-uncertainty https://www.icrc.org/en/document/disappearances-colombia-living-grip-uncertainty Tue, 04 Feb 2014 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Disappearances in Colombia: Living in the grip of uncertainty]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/central-america-safeguarding-migrants https://www.icrc.org/en/document/central-america-safeguarding-migrants Tue, 12 Nov 2013 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Central America: Safeguarding migrants]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/icrc-regional-delegation-brasilia https://www.icrc.org/en/document/icrc-regional-delegation-brasilia Mon, 15 Jul 2013 00:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[The ICRC regional delegation in Brasilia]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/colombia-minors-caught-conflict https://www.icrc.org/en/document/colombia-minors-caught-conflict Wed, 10 Jul 2013 00:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Colombia: Minors caught up in conflict]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/guatemala-families-bury-loved-ones-missing-31-years https://www.icrc.org/en/document/guatemala-families-bury-loved-ones-missing-31-years Thu, 20 Jun 2013 00:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Guatemala: Families bury loved ones missing for 31 years]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/bolivia-washing-away-troubles https://www.icrc.org/en/document/bolivia-washing-away-troubles Fri, 14 Jun 2013 00:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Bolivia: Washing away troubles]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/ambulance-services-experts-meet-improve-emergency-care https://www.icrc.org/en/document/ambulance-services-experts-meet-improve-emergency-care Thu, 23 May 2013 00:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Ambulance services experts meet to improve emergency care]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/paraguay-women-supporting-their-families-behind-bars https://www.icrc.org/en/document/paraguay-women-supporting-their-families-behind-bars Thu, 07 Mar 2013 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Paraguay: women supporting their families from behind bars]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/haiti-boosting-cite-soleils-water-supply https://www.icrc.org/en/document/haiti-boosting-cite-soleils-water-supply Fri, 11 Jan 2013 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Haiti: boosting Cité Soleil's water supply]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/haiti-water-cite-soleil https://www.icrc.org/en/document/haiti-water-cite-soleil Fri, 11 Jan 2013 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Haiti: water for Cité Soleil ]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/chile-health-care-remote-mapuche-communities https://www.icrc.org/en/document/chile-health-care-remote-mapuche-communities Sun, 09 Dec 2012 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Chile: health care for remote Mapuche communities]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/central-america-safeguarding-migrants-0 https://www.icrc.org/en/document/central-america-safeguarding-migrants-0 Tue, 13 Nov 2012 18:15:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Central America: Safeguarding migrants ]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/icrc-regional-delegation-lima-overview https://www.icrc.org/en/document/icrc-regional-delegation-lima-overview Mon, 01 Oct 2012 00:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[The ICRC regional delegation in Lima – Overview]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/haiti-edys-first-steps-new-start-klinik-kay-kapab https://www.icrc.org/en/document/haiti-edys-first-steps-new-start-klinik-kay-kapab Mon, 10 Sep 2012 00:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Haiti: Edy's first steps, a new start at Klinik Kay Kapab]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/honduras-promoting-humanitarian-values-schools https://www.icrc.org/en/document/honduras-promoting-humanitarian-values-schools Wed, 27 Jun 2012 00:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Honduras: Promoting humanitarian values in schools]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/honduras-dreaming-getting-back-track https://www.icrc.org/en/document/honduras-dreaming-getting-back-track Fri, 22 Jun 2012 00:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Honduras: dreaming of getting back on track]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/mexico-establishing-fate-missing-migrants-region https://www.icrc.org/en/document/mexico-establishing-fate-missing-migrants-region Wed, 09 May 2012 00:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Mexico: establishing the fate of missing migrants in the region]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/haiti-keeping-detainees-healthy-public-health-challenge https://www.icrc.org/en/document/haiti-keeping-detainees-healthy-public-health-challenge Thu, 19 Apr 2012 00:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Haiti: keeping detainees healthy – a public health challenge]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/falklands-malvinas-icrcs-role-30-years https://www.icrc.org/en/document/falklands-malvinas-icrcs-role-30-years Fri, 30 Mar 2012 00:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Falklands / Malvinas: The ICRC’s role, 30 years on]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/peru-search-missing https://www.icrc.org/en/document/peru-search-missing Thu, 07 Jul 2011 00:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Peru: Search for the missing]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/icrc-regional-delegation-caracas https://www.icrc.org/en/document/icrc-regional-delegation-caracas Wed, 01 Jun 2011 00:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[The ICRC regional delegation in Caracas]]> https://www.icrc.org/en/document/peru-knitting-hope-ayacucho https://www.icrc.org/en/document/peru-knitting-hope-ayacucho Fri, 27 Aug 2010 00:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Peru: knitting for hope in Ayacucho]]>