Regional training on psychological first aid in epidemic situations

Regional training on psychological first aid in epidemic situations

From November 6 to 9, PIROI – French Red Cross organized a regional training course for team leaders on psychological first aid in epidemic situations. As part of the activities carried out by community workers and first-aid teams during the COVID-19 pandemic,...
Nature-based solutions to reduce the risk of flooding in Mozambique

Nature-based solutions to reduce the risk of flooding in Mozambique

In Mozambique’s Luabo District, the community of Lupita faces periodic flooding caused by the waters of the Zambezi River. These floods are common throughout the rainy season, and cause considerable damage to agricultural crops and the vulnerable communities who...
Review of the 2022–2023 cyclone season

Review of the 2022–2023 cyclone season

Red Cross / Red Crescent Movement stakeholders meet to review the season In late May, PIROI/French Red Cross invited the region’s 6 National Societies (Comoros, Madagascar, Mauritius, Mozambique, Seychelles, Tanzania), as well as IFRC representatives (Indian Ocean...
Regional training-the-trainer course on Vulnerability and Capacity Assessment

Regional training-the-trainer course on Vulnerability and Capacity Assessment

On 17 April in Mauritius, the President of Mauritius Red Cross, alongside representatives from the Indian Ocean Commission and the European Union delegation, officially inaugurated a training of trainers regional course. Training, which took place over 5 consecutive...