To inspire, encourage, facilitate and promote at all times all forms of humanitarian activities by National Societies with a view to preventing and alleviating human suffering and thereby contributing to the maintenance and promotion of peace in the world.
The Red Cross works primarily in the humanitarian field, providing humanitarian aid and emergency assistance in areas of conflict. Charitable work. It should be noted that work on African territory accounts for more than 40 per cent of all interventions. Those in the least developed countries account for more than 35 per cent of all interventions.