The Red Cross
Everything Everywhere Daily · 11 minutes ·

The Red Cross

Historically, in the aftermath of a battle, there was nothing formal in place to take care of injured or captured combatants. There was nothing formally or informally that dictated how such people should be treated.

One man in the 19th century, having seen the horror of war, decided to do something about it. It led to the creation of a movement that would go on to save millions of lives.

Learn more about the International Red Cross and Red Crescent on this episode of Everything Everywhere Daily.
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