Who is Abbas Gullet?
Abbas Gullet is Secretary-General of the Kenya Red Cross Society – a position he has held since May 2005.
Since the late 1980s, he has served as an International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) delegate in various parts of the world. His last position with the Federation was as Director of Operations and Deputy Secretary-General in Geneva
- He is the UN Person of the Year (Kenya) 2007. The Award was given for his exemplary leadership in making Kenya Red Cross Society the leading Humanitarian Organisation in Kenya.
- Moran of the Order of the Burning Spear ( M.B.S)
- Awarded the Utetezi Award (Civil Society) in recognition of his remarkable contribution in humanitarian activities.
- Awarded an honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters by Egerton University for his contributing to Humanitarian Work.