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10 questions with Bekele Geleta.
[ILLUSTRATION OMITTED]At a time when millions of people worldwide are affected by natural disasters and humanitarian crises, the rote of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (JFRC) is increasingly important. Appointed as Secretary General of the organisation in 2008, 69-year-old Bekele Geieta grew up in Ethiopia and has a dramatic story of his own. He spent five years, between 1978 and 1982, as a political prisoner in his h...