Nutrition makes a difference
The drought continues across East Africa, where Australian Red Cross aid worker Hilary Floate works with the International Committee of the Red Cross and local National Societies to ensure that children and their families, who have little or no access to medical care, food or clean water, can find help. Read more.
Caring in conflict
Communities in war-torn areas often have limited or non-existent medical facilities. Mike Denison works with the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in government hospitals in war-torn areas as a health aid worker, training staff and fixing medical equipment, producing or sourcing better treatment and saving lives. Read more.
Weathering the storm
After 2010 monsoon rains and flash floods swallowed a large part of Pakistan in an inland sea, aid worker Andre Ullal found new challenges, dedicated staff and the incredible capacity of people to weather the storm. Read more.