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IRCS President to Attend IFRC Governing Board Session

TEHRAN, 30 September 2019 (IRCS) – Iranian Red Crescent Society (IRCS)’s president will take part in the 40th session of the Governing Board of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) in Geneva.

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IRCS President to Attend IFRC Governing Board Session

Prof, Ali Asghar Peyvandi, as a member of the IFRC Governing Board, will attend the session due to be held on October 1-3 at the head of a delegation.

IRCS president will address the session on the affairs of Iran’s April floods, implementation of Water Offering Campaign in the summer as well as Iranian Red Crescent’s efforts to tackle climate change.

The Governing Board acts between general assemblies, meeting twice a year with the authority to make certain decisions. The board comprises the President and Vice Presidents of IFRC, representatives of elected member Societies, the Chair of the Finance Commission and the Chair of the Youth Commission. Iranian Red Crescent is one of the members of the IFRC Governing Board.