10 countries
371 clowns

more than 760 med. & social institutions

~ 518,000 patients
visited in 2017mehr

The influence of laughter and humour on mental health 

The Austrian League for Child and Youth Health recently published, in their annual report, an article on “the influence of laughter and humour on mental health and well-being of children”. 

Kinderliga Report on the impact of humour

Supporting the Kyrgyz Red Cross

During three weeks, an international RED NOSES clown team provided psychosocial support to more than 170 children in three different cities in Kyrgyzstan; visiting orphanages, tuberculosis and oncology hospitals and rehabilitation centers. 

Emergency Smile Report to Kyrgyzstan

Linz International Short Film Festival

The documentary "From Nowhere", about RED NOSES Summer Circus project, was selected for the Linz International Short Film Festival and will be screening in October 2018!

Documentary about RED NOSES

Kyrgyzstan: RED NOSES visiting children with Tuberculosis.

Kyrgyzstan is one of the poorest countries in Central Asia ; furthermore the country suffers from a huge Tuberculosis epidemic, which is a great public health concern in this region.


Behind the scenes: Emergency Smile on the rise

RNI is intensifying its efforts around the Emergency Smile programme, because with Emergency Smile we bring joy and our special humorous approach into places in the world where it is badly needed. 

Future of Emergency Smile

RED NOSES provided psychosocial relief during pioneer Emergency mission to Belarus

Our international clown doctors were able to deliver psychosocial support to more than 900 children and prepare humour workshops for around 170 local supporters.

Emergency Smile Mission Report to Belarus

Belarus: Psychosocial support for children with cancer and youth with mental illnesses

We, again, supported the International Federation of the Red Cross (IFRC) in their work with hospitalized children, children with cancer and children and youth suffering from mental illness. 

Emergency Smile Mission Preview to Belarus

Charity Concert with Rolando Villazon

We are very grateful that our Humor Ambassador is supporting our Czech clown colleagues with a stunning concert in Prague! Don't miss out! Get your tickets soon!

Charity Concert

RED NOSES visit senior citizens in Palestine 

What started as a pilot project in 2016, has now become a regular programme of RED NOSES Palestine: visiting elderly citizens in senior centers.

The right to laugh

The HCIM 2018 was a huge success!

The Healthcare Clowning International Meeting was the largest conference ever over the topic of „Clowns in the healthcare system“. International experts from all relevant fields shared their deep insights.

Healthcare Clowning International Meeting 2018


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