Switzerland is the cradle of the Red Cross, one of the oldest and most famous humanitarian organizations in the world.

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Geneva is the headquarters of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), which is part of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement.

It is the oldest, most distinguished, and one of the most recognizable organizations in the world, having received the Nobel Peace Prize three times (in 1917, 1944, and 1963).