New Zealand Red Cross celebrates 100th birthday

New Zealand Red Cross celebrates 100th birthday New Zealand Red Cross celebrates 100th birthday

This year we are celebrating a century of Red Cross care in New Zealand and around the world. As part of our centenary year Margaret Tennant has uncovered the history of Red Cross in New Zealand in her new book, "Across the street, across the world: A history of the Red Cross in New Zealand 1915-2015". Read more

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Nepal earthquake appeal
Nepal earthquake appeal

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Where the need is greatest
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Aid workers blog
Aid workers blog

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