Peter Maurer - updates

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[OPINION] My organization assists victims of war; what does COVID-19 mean for them?

Apr 04, 2020 - 10:00 AM

We see the world at its worst, which is why I want world leaders and governments to listen carefully: I am scared

IN PHOTOS: ICRC President visits Marawi, notes 'the work is not yet done'

Jun 24, 2019 - 1:44 PM

International Committee of the Red Cross President Peter Maurer stresses the organization’s commitment to support the Philippine Red Cross’ capacity to respond to emergencies and armed conflict situations

WELCOME. ICRC President Peter Maurer with ICRC Regional Director Boris Michel, ICRC Head of Delegation Martin Thalmann, and ICRC Sub-delegation Head Roberto Petronio are welcomed by PRC staff and volunteers at the Bualan Spring Project in Lanao Del Sur on June 3, 2019. All photos by Alecs Ongcal/ICRC

Humanitarian work 'riskier, more dynamic' – ICRC head

Aug 29, 2014 - 5:37 PM

Humanitarian aid workers are facing greater risks in delivering aid to disaster zones and conflict areas around the world

IMPRESSED. International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) president Peter Maurer and Philippine Red Cross (PRC) chairman Dick Gordon tour areas affected by typhoon Haiyan in Samar, Philippines. All photos from ICRC Philipines

Red Cross chief in Syria; to discuss aid with Assad

Sep 04, 2012 - 4:20 PM

Red Cross chief Peter Maurer will hold talks with Syrian President Bashar al Assad on ways to get humanitarian aid to Syrians

Red Cross chief headed to Syria, to meet Assad: ICRC

Sep 03, 2012 - 7:04 PM

The new head of the International Committee of the Red Cross will travel to Damascus on Monday September 3 and will meet Syrian President Bashar al Assad the following day