World Red Cross and Red Crescent Day 8th May - Everywhere For Everyone

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Red Cross Day

World Red Cross Day and World Red Crescent Day is celebrated on 8th May of every year. World Red Cross Day has become an important day in the history of world which is being celebrated annually to play big role in the life saving events as well as assisting the vulnerable social people all around the world. It is celebrated to commemorate the birthday of Henri Dunant who had founded the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in the year 1863 in the Geneva, Switzerland.

World Red Cross Day is an international day that is dedicated to alleviating human suffering, upholding human dignity, protecting life, and preventing emergencies and natural disasters such as flood, epidemics, and earthquakes. It is used to attract many types of people to which are Governmental as well as Private Organizations to become an Active Members to help the required people from many types of disasters. The main message delivered during World Red Cross Day is treat all people with hospitality, dignity and humanity. This Day is also celebrated through blood donation. People are encouraged to donate blood to save the lives of people in need of blood.

Fundamental Principles Recognized During World Red Cross Day

Humanity : The main purpose is to protect life and health and to ensure respect for the human being. It promotes mutual understanding, friendship, cooperation amongst all peoples.

Impartiality : It makes no discrimination on the basis of nationally, race, religious beliefs, class or political opinions. The main motive is to help individuals solely on the basis of their needs and to give priority to the most urgent cases of distress.

Neutrality : In order to enjoy the confidence of all, the movement does not engage in controversies of political, racial, religious or ideological nature.

Universality : The International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement, in which all societies have equal status and share equal responsibilities and duties in helping each other, is worldwide.

Voluntary service : It is voluntary relief movement not prompted in any manner by desire for gain.

On this day, the mission of our Online Pharmacy is to inspire, encourage and initiate at all times and all forms of humanitarian activities so that human suffering can be minimized and to create a peaceful environment.

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