International Red Cross and Red Crescent Museum

Genf: A1 - Vengeron - dir. Lausanne

Genf: A1 - Vengeron - dir. Lausanne

Genf: Pont de la Machine

Genf: Pont de la Machine

Genf

Genf

Genf: La Terrasse

Genf: La Terrasse

Genf: A1 - La Praille dir Acacias

Genf: A1 - La Praille dir Acacias

Genf

Genf

Genf: Tunnel

Genf: Tunnel

Genf: Lac Leman, depuis le Vengeron

Genf: Lac Leman, depuis le Vengeron

Genf: Route des Jeunes, Les Acacias, en direction de Carouge

Genf: Route des Jeunes, Les Acacias, en direction de Carouge

Genf: Route de Meyrin

Genf: Route de Meyrin

Emotion, discovery, reflection: the museum offers a unique experience looking at the history of humanitarian action.

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Geneva, birthplace of the Red Cross, is home to the only museum which is dedicated to the work of Henry Dunant. Situated opposite the United Nations, it was inaugurated in 1988 and completely transformed in 2013.The new permanent exhibition named The Humanitarian Adventure is organised thematically into three areas which were designed by famous international architects with different cultural horizons:Defending Human Dignity (Gringo Cardia, Brazil), Restoring Family Links (Diébédo Francis Kéré, Burkina Faso) and Reducing Natural Risks (Shigeru Ban, Japan).

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