A woman and a man wearing Red Cross gear working on their knees building a tent framework.


Photo: Benjamin Suomela / Suomen Punainen Risti

The Finnish Red Cross takes care of the most vulnerable people. We are a humanitarian aid and disaster preparedness organisation that supports and complements the work of the authorities when sudden emergencies occur in Finland and around the world. 

As a cooperation partner, the strengths of the Finnish Red Cross include 140 years of experience and an extensive network of helpers. We carry out aid work with professionalism and deliver aid reliably to those in need.

In all our work, we defend humanity, and our operations are guided by the principles of the Red Cross.

If you have any questions about cooperation, please contact us:
exchange +358 (0)20 701 2000 (weekdays 8.30 am–4 pm)

Development cooperation
Development cooperation
Media cooperation – Contact information for the Finnish Red Cross
Media cooperation
Procurement notices
Procurement notices
The operations of the Red Cross are steered by seven fundamental principles.
The principles of the Red Cross