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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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A view from above

Ever wonder what it is like to be in a cyclone? Today the skies are blue, the sun is shining bright and the water is clear. It is hard to imagine that just a few days ago, there were black clouds looming over these islands bringing a fury of wind with them.

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