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Reflections on Red Cross and disaster relief

Arnold RoМ€rholt

Reflections on Red Cross and disaster relief

by Arnold RoМ€rholt

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Published by League of Red Cross Societies in Geneva, Switzerland .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Red Cross and Red Crescent.,
  • Disaster relief.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Arnold Rörholt.
    ContributionsLeague of Red Cross Societies.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV568 .R67 1974
    The Physical Object
    Pagination33 p. ;
    Number of Pages33
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2632557M
    LC Control Number85204381

    most of the staff are volunteers who work very hard for no money or benefits at all. other staff 10% are payed a lot of money and attend conferences, and payed training programs, the money received from the public since is not always spent for the benefit of the red cross customers who are the general public. the training programs are free and very good, all staff volunteers and payed /5(K). 1. Describe the role of the Red Cross Disaster Health Services (HS) volunteer in the disaster shelter setting. 2. Identify HS commitments as a Red Cross HS worker. 3. Describe HS disaster relief settings where volunteers may be assigned. 4. Assess disaster client needs, providing appropriate nursing care and client referral. 5.

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