Cyclones à Madagascar : Rétrospective sur la réponse de la Croix-Rouge

Cyclones à Madagascar : Rétrospective sur la réponse de la Croix-Rouge

En avril dernier, Céline White, équipière de réponse aux urgences de la PIROI – Croix-Rouge française, a été déployée à Madagascar pour renforcer l’opération d’urgence menée par la Croix-Rouge malgache et la Fédération internationale des Sociétés de...
PIROI presents its 2021-2025 strategic framework

PIROI presents its 2021-2025 strategic framework

In a context marked by ever-increasing humanitarian, climatic and health challenges, PIROI has set itself an ambitious target: that of reducing the impact of natural hazard-related disasters, health crises, and climate change for south-west Indian Ocean communities....
First aid training: Comoros Red Crescent shares life-saving skills

First aid training: Comoros Red Crescent shares life-saving skills

In order to familiarise the Comoros islands’ population with first aid, the French Red Cross and the Global First Aid Reference Centre (GFARC) of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent societies (IFRC) organised training for Comorian Red Crescent...
Development of the network of warehouses with pre-positioned supplies in the small island states of the south-west Indian Ocean

Development of the network of warehouses with pre-positioned supplies in the small island states of the south-west Indian Ocean

PIROI has developed since 2007 a strategy of pre-positioning emergency relief supplies in regional warehouses, making it much easier to send equipment to affected areas in the event of a disaster. These stocks are pooled at regional and national level, thereby helping...