Our vision, mission and strategy

Children displaced by conflict in Khyber Pakhtoonkhwa, Pakistan, access clean water at a temporary camp
Children displaced by conflict in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan, access clean water at a temporary camp.

Our strategy

The Trustees of RedR have prepared a strategy covering the period 2014 – 2019.  This strategy will guide our work and ensure we have the maximum positive impact possible on the lives of those devastated by natural disaster and conflict.  Our Strategy can be downloaded using the link on the right. Alternatively you can download a one page strategy summary.

Who we are

We are an international humanitarian NGO which supports aid organisations and other humanitarian actors across the world by developing skills and providing expertise. We act to ensure disaster-prone communities are resilient by giving them practical life-saving skills, advice and support, which help them prepare for, respond to and recover from natural and man-made disasters


Annual Accounts

Download our most recent Annual Report & Accounts.

Our vision

A world in which sufficient competent and committed personnel are available and responding to humanitarian needs.

Our mission

We relieve suffering caused by disasters by selecting, training and providing competent and committed personnel to humanitarian programmes worldwide.

Core values

Humanitarian: We believe in the provision of humanitarian assistance to people wherever it is needed to relieve suffering and sickness.

Professional: Our staff, members and partners are professional people committed to providing high quality training and expertise in disaster relief and rehabilitation.

Impartial: We work with people regardless of race, religion or political affiliation.

Inclusive: We believe that partnerships with individuals, other organisations and communities promote creative and fruitful initiatives.

Impact: We believe that people in communities and aid agencies should be empowered to develop skills for immediate and future disaster response.

Respect: We believe people affected by disasters can and should be empowered to contribute to relief, rehabilitation and development efforts.

RedR UK adheres to the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement/NGO code of conduct, is a member of People in Aid and is committed to the principles of RedR International.