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Minna Passi

The need for help is still great in Nepal, particularly in the remote areas. The mobile clinics of the Finnish Red Cross will be located in the badly damaged Dolakha district that lost half of its healthcare clinics in the earthquakes.

Maija Tammi

Senginuyava Fitness is one of the more than 100,000 refugees who have fled Burundi due to the ongoing violence in the country.

Jaakko Jaskari / Finnish Red Cross

European governments are wrong if they think they can cut off the flood of refugees crossing the Mediterranean by sending fleets to destroy the vessels of human smugglers, said the Vice-President of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, the Kenyan doctor Abbas Gullet.

Teemu Ullgrén

Late May Finnish Red Cross opened an Emergency Response Teddy Clinic in connection with the annual World Village Festival, celebrating multiculturalism in downtown Helsinki.

Everyone has the right to get help. A person might need help at home or in the street, and the need for help is almost always sudden. During the Red Cross Week between 4th and 10th of May, the Red Cross emphasises the first aid skills of young people, in particular.

Suomen Punainen Risti

As migration increases, the number of missing persons has also increased in Europe. The national Red Cross organisations look for missing family members throughout Europe.

Classes and events

Snickerivägen 2, 66100, MALAX
Tulkkilantie 15, 32800, Kokemäki
3.7.2015 to 30.7.2015
Kirkkopolku 2, 11100, Riihimäki
Kansankatu 12, 96100, Rovaniemi

First-aid courses

29. - 30.6.2015
Salomonkatu 17 B, 3.krs, 00100, Helsinki
30.6.2015 to 1.7.2015
Yliopistonkatu 24, 20100, Turku
Polvijärventie 9, 83700, Polvijärvi
1. - 2.7.2015
Salomonkatu 17 B, 3.krs, 00100, Helsinki
Otavankatu 20, 50130, Mikkeli