/ Main / News / The Mayor of Odessa met with representatives of the International Committee of the Red Cross


Placed: 10.12.2015 16:34:15

The Mayor of Odessa met with representatives of the International Committee of the Red Cross

During the meeting, the mayor of Odessa Gennadiy Trukhanov discussed the ways of solving the problematic issues in humanitarian sphere with the head of Odessa office of the Red Cross, Ms. Sarah Rawi. Photo

Today, on December 10, 2015, the mayor of Odessa Gennadiy Trukhanov met with the head of Odessa office of International Committee of the Red Cross, Ms. Sarah Rawi. The meeting was also attended by the vice-mayor of Odessa Zinaida Tsvirinko and deputy head of the city health department Irina Sokolova.

During the meeting the sides discussed the issues of health, education and reforms of residential institutions.
 


* * * *
The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is a humanitarian institution based in Geneva, Switzerland
The International Federation of Red Cross is the world's largest humanitarian organization, providing assistance without discrimination as to nationality, race, religious beliefs, class or political opinions. The IFRC carries out relief operations to assist victims of disasters, and combines this with development work to strengthen the capacities of its member National Societies. The IFRC's work focuses on four core areas: promoting humanitarian values, disaster response, disaster preparedness, and health and community care. The the Red Cross office works in Odessa for a year and a half.
The work is focused on protection and care of prisoners, monitoring the situation with the settlers in the city, help in restoring of lost family relations, search for missing people, as well as promotion of the principles of international humanitarian law.


 
 

 



Page is created:

Published on a site:

Full address of the page:
10.12.2015 16:34

http://omr.gov.ua/

http://omr.gov.ua/en/news/78311/