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Nagorno-Karabakh conflict: ICRC calls on the sides to spare civilians

ICRC is concerned about the humanitarian impact of the conflict escalation along the line of contact.

Representatives of the LatRC joins international online meeting within the project “BALTPREP”

27.08 2020Projects
On 21 August the representatives of the LatRC who are actively working for the implementation of the international project “BALTPREP"

World Refugee Day 2020: live 72 hour video “Refugee voices from around the world”

On 19 – 20 June, 2020, the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) Representation for Northern Europe is screening a virtual event of a video exclusively produced for the occasion, streaming live and in a loop for 72 hours. This video includes testimonials and messages from refugees around the world, including strong refugee voices from countries in …

The Red Cross EU Office draws attention to the situation of refugees and asylum seekers during the COVID-19 pandemic

The Red Cross EU Office draws attention to the situation of refugees in European countries during the COVID-19.

LatRC actively works for the implementation of the international project “BALTPREP”

16.06 2020Projects
On 10 and 12 June the representatives of the LatRC participated at the project "BALTPREP" group meetings.

World Refugee Day 2020: 72 hour online video with testimonials and messages from refugees around the world

On 19 - 20 June, 2020, the UNHCR will be screening a virtual event for 72 hours.

LatRC joins international project “BALTPREP” team meeting online

21.05 2020Projects
On May 20, 2020, the representatives of the LatRC joined the online meeting, where international emergency response training was planned. A training will be held in Latvia in October 2020.

Project “BALTPREP”: responding to the COVID-19 pandemic in the Baltic Sea Region

16.04 2020Projects
  The rapidly spreading COVID-19 pandemic is unprecedented in recent history. It is not only a public health crisis but also a humanitarian crisis that will impact the lives, health and livelihoods of people around the world. In the Baltic Sea region, Red Cross National Societies support national authorities in preparing and responding to the …

How to protect yourself from COVID-19?

14.04 2020Health promotion
(Updated on 14.04.2020.) In co-operation with the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) and the World Health Organization, and in response to the recommendations of the Latvian authorities, we have developed and are regularly updating information about safety measures and health promotion recommendations related to the COVID-19 virus. Please read them …

LatRC joins international project “BALTPREP” team meeting online

In 24 – 25 March, 2020 representatives of the Latvian Red Cross who are participating in “BALTPREP” joined international online project meeting.