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The standing commission of the Red Cross and Red Crescent

The Standing Commission's principal functions are to make arrangements for the Internaional Conference and the Council of Delegates. It meets about four times a year.

The Standing Commission is made up of National Society members elected by the International Conference and representatives of the ICRC and the Federation.

The National Society members are:

Chairman:

HRH Princess Margriet of the Netherlands

Netherlands RC

 


Vice-Chairman:

Dr. Mohammed Al-Hadid

Jordanian Red Crescent

 


Christina Magnuson

Swedish Red Cross

Tadateru Konoe

Japanese Red Cross


Dr. Abdul Rahman A. Al Swailem

Saudi Arabian Red Crescent


   

The other members are:

Dr. Astrid Heiberg

President of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies

Jakob Kellenberger

President of the International Committee of the Red Cross

 

François Bugnion

Director of international law and communication
ICRC

Didier Cherpitel

Secretary General of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies

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