Swiss Red Cross

The Swiss Red Cross (SRC) is a private organization that also carries out public tasks on a mandate from the Swiss government or the cantonal authorities.

As a member of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, which has its headquarters in Geneva, it is part of a worldwide network of 185 National Societies. The purpose of the SRC’s activities is to protect the lives, health and dignity of human beings.

http://www.redcross.ch