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CROIX ROUGE LAO

1955 – 1965

  1. The Lao Red Cross was established in the 1/1/1955 ( at that time there were only 80 National Societies in the world). There were 73 of Red Cross members, with 2 female. There was a governing board with 7 members, who were appointed by the Royal Laos Prime Minister, referring to the letter No: 71/PC, dated 26/3/1956 – Vientiane.
  2. 1957: LRC  was recognized by the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC),  dated 23/5/1957, referring to the letter No: 416, dated  25/10/1957. LRC obtained a membership of the International Federation of the Red Cross (IFRC) on 25th October 1957, during the 24th  General Assembly of the  Red Cross  in New Delhi, India.