Every week Red Cross and Red Crescent Volunteers, Staff, Friends and Supporters work hard in countries all over the world to support those in need.

So, for any fans of hiking and mountain climbing out there, here are 5 countries with Red Cross/Red Crescent Mountain Rescue Teams.  Plus, a bonus picture of a rescue dog…’cos we’re suckers for cute puppies here in the Irish Red Cross office.

The Bulgarian Red Cross

The Bulgarian Red Cross

Mountain Rescue Red Crescent Uzbecistan

Mountain Rescue Uzbekistan Red Crescent

Irish Red Cross Sligo Leitrim Mountain Rescue Team

Irish Red Cross Sligo Leitrim Mountain Rescue Team

Irish Red Cross Glen of Imaal Mountain Rescue Team

Irish Red Cross Glen of Imaal Mountain Rescue Team

South African Red Cross

South African Red Cross

Ecuadorian Red Cross

Ecuadorian Red Cross

Bonus Rescue Puppy from SARDA

Bonus Rescue Puppy from SARDA!

For any of you hiking enthusiasts out there, check out this years

Irish Red Cross Sunrise Summit Challenge.