Our History

BRCS was established in 1948 a branch of the British Red Cross. On the 1st March 1968, the BRCS was formally established as a National Society by an Act of Parliament (CAP 64:01) and given auxiliary status to the government of Botswana.

Our Values

  • Efficiency and effectiveness in service delivery,
  • Transparency and openness at all levels,
  • Botho in dealing with internal and external customers,
  • Quality service
  • Honesty¬†

Fundamental Principles

  • Humanity
  • Impartiality
  • Neutrality
  • Independence
  • Voluntarism
  • Unity
  • Universality