FIFA World Cup + Red Cross/Red Crescent
Countries competing in the World Cup, but with a twist -- learn about the Red Cross or Red Crescent Society in each country.
Martinique Flag~The island is a French possession, and therefore uses the flag of France.The French flag, three vertical bands of equal width,displaying the country's colors: blue, white,red.Blue band is positioned nearest flag-staff,white in middle,red outside. Red, white and blue have come to represent liberty, equality and fraternity - the ideals of the French Revolution. Blue and red are also the time-honored colors of Paris, while white is the color of the Royal House of Bourbon.