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VIP visits

15.11.2016-Visit of Mrs Agata Kornhauser-Duda, First Lady of Poland – ©MICR, Alexandre Zürcher

12.09.2016-Visit of HSH Princess Charlene of Monaco. – ©MICR, Alessia Barbezat

09.03.2016-Visit of Kofi Annan, 7th general secretary of the UN and Nobel Peace Prize 2001, in presence of Peter Maurer, ICRC President, and Roger Mayou, Museum Director – ©MICR, Alessia Barbezat

17.10.2015-Visit of HSH Prince Alois and of HSH Princesse Sophie of Liechtenstein, in presence of Luc Hafner – ©MICR, Alessia Barbezat

1.05.2014-Visit of H.E. Mrs Roman Tesfaye Abneh, First Lady of Ethiopia, with Roger Mayou, Museum Director, and Bekele Geleta, IFRC Secretary General – ©MICR

08.03.2014-Visit of Their Majesties King Philippe and Queen Mathilde of Belgium with their children, in presence of Roger Mayou, Museum Director (on the right) – ©MICR photo P. Gilliéron Lopreno

28.10.2013-Visit of José Manuel Barroso, President of the European Commission, with Peter Maurer, ICRC President (on the left)

09.10.2013-Visit of HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco, in presence of Peter Maurer, ICRC President, and Roger Mayou, Museum Director – ©CICR photo T. Gassmann

18.09.2013-Visit of H.E. Mr Tayeb Louh, Algerian Minister of Justice, with Mr Roger Mayou, Museum Director (on the left) – ©MICR

10.06.2013-Visit of the President of Austria, Heinz Fischer, with (from left to right) Roger Mayou, Museum Director, Mrs Fischer and Peter Maurer, ICRC President – ©CICR photo T. Gassmann

26.02.2013-Visit of the Germany's Federal President Joachim Gauck, with (from left to right) Diébédo Francis Kéré, architect of the “Restoring family links” space, Roger Mayou, Museum Director and Peter Maurer, ICRC President

Mission Terrain, season 1

Yves Daccord (ICRC), Roger Mayou (MICR) and Clarisse Trichard, LSF interpret – ©MICR, Demir Sönmez

The museum opens its gates – ©MICR, Demir Sönmez

Fatiha Hamza (IFRC) – ©MICR, Demir Sönmez

Geneva Red Cross, Virginie Moro and Rosine Zamora – ©MICR, Demir Sönmez

Daniel Palmieri and Deborah Mettraux, ICRC – ©MICR, Demir Sönmez

The humanitarian adventure – ©MICR, Demir Sönmez

Tondorunderond by Fréquence Moteur – ©MICR, Demir Sönmez

Fréquence Moteur – ©MICR, Demir Sönmez

Patrick Youssef (ICRC) – ©MICR, Demir Sönmez

Stéphanie Nussbaumer, coordinator of centre de jour pour migrants of Geneva Red Cross – ©MICR

Pascale Meige (IFRC) – ©MICR, Demir Sönmez

Dr. Gary Conille (IFRC), Alexia Bonato, Coordinator at Young RedCross and Nathalie Narbel, Director of Geneva RedCross – ©MICR, Demir Sönmez

Raid Cross – ©MICR, Demir Sönmez

Speed-meeting with the delegate – ©MICR, Demir Sönmez

"Nuit des musées", 21st to 23rd May 2016

Museum entrance – ©MICR

Preparation for the secret gallery's visit – ©MICR

Visit of the secret gallery of the museum – ©MICR

Outdoor activities – ©MICR

Makeup – ©MICR

Conference – ©MICR

Restoring family links area – ©MICR

Defending human dignity area

Reducing natural risks area – ©MICR

Defending human dignity area – ©MICR

Magic Box – ©MICR

Magic Box – ©MICR

International Museum Day, 16th may 2015

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Open days, 18 to 20 May 2013

More than 12,000 people at the open days – ©Photogram2013

The Foofwa d'Imobilité dancers' performance – ©Photogram2013

Flags of the Flagships of Hope campaign – ©Photogram2013

Flags dedication by Raymond Burki – ©Photogram2013

Exhibition entrance – ©Photogram2013

Restoring family links area – ©Photogram2013

Reducing natural risks area – ©Photogram2013

Defending human dignity area – ©Photogram2013

Concert by John Arcadius – ©Photogram2013

Mobile Homme show by Transe-Express – ©Photogram2013

Mobile Homme show by Transe-Express – ©Photogram2013

Alain Roche - vertical piano – ©Photogram2013

Inauguration of the new permanent exhibition, 17th may 2013

Official ceremony – ©Atelier Delachaux Photographie

Ribbon cutting by Simonetta Sommaruga – ©Atelier Delachaux Photographie

Visit of the exhibition. Defending human dignity – ©Atelier Delachaux Photographie

Visit of the exhibition. Restoring family links, International Prisonners-of-war Agency 1914-1923 – ©Atelier Delachaux Photographie

Conversion of the Museum, July 2011 to April 2013

Construction of the Visitors’ Centre – ©MICR, photo Jorge Perez

Construction of the temporary exhibition space – ©MICR, photo Jorge Perez

Construction of the Visitors’ Centre – ©MICR, photo Jorge Perez

Construction of the Visitors’ Centre – ©MICR, photo Jorge Perez

Conversion of the permanent exhibition space – ©MICR, photo Jorge Perez

Conversion of the permanent exhibition space – ©MICR, photo Jorge Perez

Conversion of the permanent exhibition space – ©MICR, photo Jorge Perez

Conversion of the permanent exhibition space – ©MICR, photo Jorge Perez