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10 October 2017

Plague in Madagascar

The 2017-2018 plague outbreak in Madagascar started late August, it being established that the first death - concerning a passenger travelling from Ankazobe to Toamasina in a ‘taxi-brousse’ public service vehicle - occurred on 27th August 2017. This case of suspected pneumonic plague was identified as the starting point of the current epidemic. The most (...) Lire la suite


26 September 2017

French Red Cross launches large-scale deployment in the (...)

The Caribbean is experiencing an historically intense cyclone season. Hurricanes Irma (Category 4) and Maria (Category 5) have left a heavy toll in their wake. The French Red (...) Lire la suite

18 July 2017

Launch of a new awareness-raising project for the six (...)

Flooding is one of the most frequent major natural hazards in Reunion, a territory which holds several world records for precipitation. Whether caused by cyclones or storms, (...) Lire la suite

22 June 2017

Climate Change Serious Games Instructor Training

Following on from their partnership agreement signed in 2016, PIROI and the Red Cross and Red Crescent Climate Change Centre held a Serious Games train-the-trainer course in (...) Lire la suite

5 May 2017

Regional Training Course on Cash Transfer Programming (...)

From 26th to 29th April 2017 PIROI held the first regional training course on Cash Transfer Programming (CTP) in partnership with the International Federation of Red Cross and (...) Lire la suite

4 May 2017

PIROI’s Plan of Action for 2017-2020.

In a context marked with climate change and with populations’ growing exposure to natural and sanitary disasters, PIROI has elaborated a program structured around three main (...) Lire la suite