National Society and emblem protection legislation

A) Objectives of the pledge:

The Government of Rwanda and the Rwandan Red Cross Society pledge to adopt new and comprehensive legislation to:

    • strengthen the legal status of the Rwanda Red Cross and to accurately reflect its auxiliary role to the public authorities in the humanitarian field; and


    • on the use and protection of the Red Cross and other distinctive emblems recognised under international humanitarian law


B) Action plan:


C) Indicators for measuring progress:


D) Resource implications:


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