Virtual meeting with the presidents of the National Red Cross Societies on the American continent


On March 30, 2020, Dr. Miguel Villarroel (Vice President of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies), held a virtual meeting with members of the Organization’s Secretary and with the vast majority of the presidents of the Red crosses of the American continent.

On the part of the Secretary of the Federation, the participation of Mr. Jagan Chapagain Secretary General (CEO), Mr. Xavier Castellanos (Deputy Secretary General), Walter Cotte (Regional Director of America) and a large part of the officials of the Regional Office in America located in Panama, who made an extraordinary summary of the general situation due to Covit 19 in the American continent. On the other hand, there was the participation of the vast majority of National Red Cross Societies throughout the Americas, who made a presentation of the situations that this pandemic causes in each of their countries.