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A Humanitarian First and Always — By Renuka Devi Barkataki

A Humanitarian First and Always — By Renuka Devi Barkataki

For International Women’s Day 2017, we are highlighting stories of three women humanitarians from different regions who have taken forward the Red Cross mission to deliver assistance to affected communities. In ...

India’s First Under-23 Wheelchair Basketball Team All Set to Make History

India’s First Under-23 Wheelchair Basketball Team All Set to Make History

The wheelchair basketball team will play for the first time in the U23 Asia Oceania Zone qualifying tournament to be held on January 23-28 in Bangkok, Thailand.

Basketball on Wheels — Maharashtra Lift National Championship Trophy for the 3rd Time

Basketball on Wheels — Maharashtra Lift National Championship Trophy for the 3rd Time

The change that social reintegration is bringing about in the lives of wheelchair basketball players was evident at the 3rd National Wheelchair Basketball Championship. Non-stop action, spirited competition and a ...

KSL Nepal Emerge First-Time Winners at Regional IHL Moot Competition

KSL Nepal Emerge First-Time Winners at Regional IHL Moot Competition

The three-member team from Kathmandu School of Law (KSL) was invincible at the 12th South Asia Rounds of the Henry Dunant Memorial Moot Competition 2016 organised by the ICRC from ...

Those Affected by Armed Conflict Still have Faith in IHL – Helen Durham on ‘People on War’ Survey

Those Affected by Armed Conflict Still have Faith in IHL – Helen Durham on ‘People on War’ Survey

The recently-launched findings of the ICRC’s People on War Survey have brought to the fore several concerns about the way armed conflict is being conducted today as well as the nature of ...

Wheelchair Unbound – How Sports Healed my Body and Spirit

Wheelchair Unbound – How Sports Healed my Body and Spirit

On the occasion of International Day of Persons with Disability, here is a piece written by Tasneem Fatima, national wheelchair basketball player and the president of Delhi State Wheelchair Basketball Association, ...

Rubin Joseph & Santhosh John Thooval Emerge Joint Winners of the PII-ICRC Award for Humanitarian Reporting

Rubin Joseph & Santhosh John Thooval Emerge Joint Winners of the PII-ICRC Award for Humanitarian Reporting

The 10th edition of the PII-ICRC Annual Awards was recently held at India International Centre in New Delhi.

40 South Asian Experts Share Perspectives on IHL at Regional Session

40 South Asian Experts Share Perspectives on IHL at Regional Session

The ICRC, together with the Indian Society of International Law, hosted the twenty-eighth annual South Asia Teaching Session on international humanitarian law from 23-28 October, 2016 in Delhi.

Game for Empowerment, Recognition and Pride

Game for Empowerment, Recognition and Pride

What began two years ago as a training camp with a few players and coaches has evolved into an internationally-recognised annual wheelchair basketball clinic drawing over 150 participants from as many as 20 states ...