Henry Dunant Museum
The Henry Dunant Museum is a museum in the Swiss town of Heiden, to preserve the memory and legacy of Henry Dunant, the Founder of the Red Cross Movement, who died in Heiden in 1910, after receiving t...
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Elisabeth Eidenbenz
Elizabeth Eidenbenz, (Wila, Switzerland, June 12, 1913 - Zurich, Switzerland, May 23, 2011) was a teacher and nurse and founder of the Mothers of Elne (also known as Maternitat d'Elna in Catalan, Mate...
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Henry Dunant
Jean Henri Dunant (8 May 1828 – 30 October 1910), also known as Henry Dunant, was a Swiss businessman and social activist. During a business trip in 1859, he was witness to the aftermath of the Battle...
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Harald Feller
Harald Feller (born 1913 in Switzerland, died 2003) was a Swiss diplomat who saved Hungarian Jews during the Holocaust.He replaced Maximilian Jaeger (c1915-1999) as head of the Swiss legation in Budap...
Marcel Junod
Marcel Junod (May 14, 1904 – June 16, 1961) was a Swiss doctor and one of the most accomplished field delegates in the history of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC). After medic...
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Carl Lutz
Carl Lutz (born in Walzenhausen, Switzerland on 30 March 1895; died in Bern, Switzerland on 12 February 1975) was the Swiss Vice-Consul in Budapest, Hungary from 1942 until the end of World War II. He...
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Karen I. Tse
Karen I. Tse is a human rights defender and social entrepreneur.An international human rights attorney and ordained Unitarian Universalist minister, Reverend Karen I. Tse works with Rule of Law init...
Henry Dunant Medal
The Henry Dunant Medal is the highest award of the Red Cross Movement. It is named after Henry Dunant, the founder of the Red Cross Movement. The medal is presented every two years by the Standing C...
Jean Mohr
Jean Mohr (born 13 September 1925 in Geneva, Switzerland) is a Swiss documentary photographer who is active since 1949, primarily with some of the major humanitarian organizations of the world, includ...
Walter Kälin
Walter Kälin (born 1951 in Zurich) is a preeminent Swiss humanitarian, constitutional lawyer, international human rights lawyer, activist, and advocate. He is also known as a legal scholar and a reno...
Dunantist
Dunantist is named after Henry Dunant (1828–1910), who inspired the creation of the International Committee of the Red Cross. It refers to the group of humanitarian practitioners, who follow the tradi...
Eduard Benedek Brunschweiler
Eduard Benedek Brunschweiler (1910-1987) was a Swiss national who was appointed by the International Committee of the Red Cross to manage the Benedictine Archabbey of Pannonhalma on their behalf, duri...
Maurice Gehri
Maurice Gehri (born? died?) was a Swiss and in 1921 the Delegate of the International Committee of the Red Cross during the Gemlik-Yalova Peninsula massacres. Together with an inter allied commission ...
Paul Grüninger
Paul Grüninger (27 October 1891 - 22 February 1972) was a Swiss police commander in St. Gallen, a football player, and a Righteous Among the Nations.Following the Austrian Anschluss, Grüninger saved a...
Cornelio Sommaruga
Cornelio Sommaruga (born December 29, 1932 in Rome) is a prominent Swiss humanitarian, lawyer and diplomat who is best known for being President of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) ...
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Friedrich Born
Friedrich Born (June 10, 1903, Langenthal, Canton of Bern – January 14, 1963) was a Swiss delegate of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in Budapest between May 1944 and January 1945,...
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