Nepal Red Cross Society (NRCS) is a member of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (the Int'l Federa- tion of RCRC). The largest humanitarian organization in country, the NRCS works as an auxiliary to the Government of Nepal in humanitarian affairs by maintaining neutrality and impartiality through mobilization of volunteers. For transportation of sick and wounded persons, ambulance service is run 24 hours a day through nationwide network. Recognized by the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in 1964, the NRCS came into being under the provisions of the Geneva Conventions. As a key actor of the RCRC Movement, the NRCS extends solidarity to the global endeavors in saving lives and promoting human dignity.