On the 15th and the 16th of May, Dr. Mario Villarroel visited the Brazilian Red Cross, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. He held several meetings with the highest authorities of this National Society, namely, its President Nicio Lacorte, the President …

On the 13th and the 14th of May, Dr. Mario Villarroel visited La Asunción to attend the appointment of the new Executive Board of this National Society. In the meeting held to that effect, Dr. Luis Diaz de Bedolla was …

May the 7th, 2013              Dr. Mario Villarroel visited the ICRC Headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland, where he met with the President of the International Committee, Peter Maurer. They seized the opportunity to address the excellent relations of cooperation existing between …

May the 6th, 2013             Dr. Mario Villarroel held a meeting with the Secretary General of the International Federation of the Red Cross and the Red Crescent Societies, Bekele Geleta, and they both exchanged ideas about the functioning of the …

April the 29th, 2013             Dr. Mario Villarroel visited the headquarters of the Indian Red Cross Society in New Delhi, where he had the opportunity to see the Blood Collection Centre as well as the processing and storage laboratories. He …

April the 26th, 2013             On the 26th of April, Dr. Mario Villarroel visited the headquarters of the Red Cross Society of China, located in the city of Beijing. He met the Executive Vice-President, Dr. Zhao Baige. During this meeting, …

April the 21st and the 24th, 2013 The 8th Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Conference was held from the 21st to the 24th of April, 2013, in Tehran, the Islamic Republic of Iran. Countries of the region attended the …

March the 10th and the 11th, 2013             Dr. Mario Villarroel visited the Senegalese Red Cross headquarters in the city of Dakar, where he exchanged ideas with its President, Abdoul Azize Diallo, about the situation faced by different National Societies …

April the 10th, 2013             Dr. Mario Villarroel visited Andorra, where he held discussions of great interest with the President of this country’s Red Cross, Josep Duro, about the future of the International Federation of the Red Cross and the …

March the 9th and the 10th, 2013             Dr. Mario Villarroel visited the city of Bamako where he held discussions of maximum interest with the President of the Mali Red Cross, Cisse Abdourahmane, about the difficult times the country is …