Spotlight: The Canadian Red Cross innovates approach to disaster response

The Canadian Red Cross believes that new and innovative approaches must be adopted for disaster response. Do you agree? Support the opinion on PressReader.

Spotlight talks with Canadian Red Cross CEO Conrad Sauvé about disaster preparedness and how the organization is innovating to provide aid to people in need. Sauvé takes Spotlight on a tour of one of the Canadian Red Cross’ disaster response hubs. Since filming, the Canadian Red Cross, with support from the Government of Canada, has sent modules from the warehouse’s mobile Emergency Health Clinic, with a team of trained and experienced aid workers, to support a variety of health needs in Haiti after Hurricane Matthew’s devastation.

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