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Red Cross prepares for increased cyclone risk in Pacific

Red Cross is preparing to respond to more tropical cyclones this season, as the effects of a severe El Niño event are felt across the Pacific. More than 4.7 million people in the Pacific could be affected by drought caused by El Niño.

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Red Cross in Yemen - first to arrive, last to leave

New Zealand Red Cross aid workers don’t just respond to disasters, they are also working in conflict situations, providing healthcare and working to strengthen communities.

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Nepal - three months on

On 25 April 2015, the lives of hundreds of thousands of people in Nepal were changed by the worst earthquake the country has experienced since 1934.

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