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2024 stories

Refugee is a circumstance, not an identity

Harnessing the collective strength of our communities to build a brighter, more equitable future for all.

The day my life changed forever

A former journalist who escaped danger in Africa and sought safety in Australia shares her story to help others understand what drives people to seek asylum.

10 things you can do to help this Refugee Week

Play your part in building a more welcoming Australia for refugees.

Australian Red Cross Pop-Up Shop is back for 2024

Thousands of quality pre-loved clothing, accessories and brand-new designer pieces have made their way into this mega pop-up shop at Sydney Town Hall.

When crisis strikes, we are there for people

Thanks to our generous donors our teams are on call, ready to help 24/7, 365 days a year.

Anzac Day: a day for reflection and commemoration

A legacy from WWI nurses to today's humanitarian workers.

Students, art and the laws of war

Art has the incredible potential to raise awareness of issues facing humanity.

Queensland and New South Wales Floods Report

Two years after devastating storms and floods hit Queensland and New South Wales, the work of recovery continues.

A global Movement responds: two years of conflict in Ukraine

Australian Red Cross Ukraine Crisis Appeal two-year impact report.

What being there looks like when disasters strike

The generosity of our donors puts our people on the ground where it’s needed most.

How your donation made a difference in Türkiye and Syria

From heartbreak to healing: Türkiye Syria Earthquakes Appeal 12 month impact report

“I always thought the water would go somewhere, but not in the house.”

When Priscilla had to leave her home in Ballina, NSW, as floodwaters rose, Red Cross was there for her.

Early response is critical

In the darkness at 2:30am, Ron and Fleur waded through waist-high water to find safety on the steps of the local hall.

Diary of an aid worker: back to Pentecost

Steve Barton reflects on returning to the place his aid work journey began almost 20 years ago.

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