On April29th , SARC Homs branch – Akramah point and in collaboration with the Department of Education, opened the professional training center in Suleiman Al-Halabi school, in the Phosphate area, and in Abdo Khder Tlawe, in Al Zahra area. The joint work was launched with three training courses (household electricity, repairing mobiles and ICDL), so that 60 people will benefit from these courses. It is worth mentioning that the courses are free , and there will be more in the near future.
Accumulated rubbish and swamps in several areas in Aleppo as well as summer approaching are the dangerous factors that cause rising in insects-borne infections such as leishmaniasis. This is why SARC – Aleppo hygiene promotion team carried out activities in Al-Hassoub Building, a sheltering center, and nearby tents in al-Zahraa. The team held awareness sessions for 80 mother, and concentrate on the leishmaniasis symptoms, means of transmission, treatment and prevention. Sessions were concluded with providing 230 mosquito nets to each family residing in the mentioned shelters, and with beneficiaries of 617 individuals.
The Syrian Arab Red Crescent and the International Committee of the Red Cross signed a mutual cooperation agreement concerning the relief program 2015 on May 23rd 2015. The agreement was signed with the attendance of Dr. Abdulrahman Attar, President of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent, Ms. Myrian Ghasser, Head of ICRC Delegation, Mr. Sameer Tallaj, SARC’s Relief Program Coordinator and Mr. Govinda Prasad Dahal, ICRC’s Relief Program Coordinator. This agreement is to enhance the Syrian Arab Red Crescent Organization and its exerted efforts to providing relief services to vulnerable people in the current crisis. Moreover, the agreement is similar to that of 2014… Read More »
With an aim to have the children familiar and educated on the advertising subject, SARC’s psycho-social support volunteers and in cooperation with the UNICEF held an activity under the title “Time for Advertisement” for 48 children at Tishreen School. This sort of activities motivates the children’s creativity. “Time of Advertisement” discussed how to make an attractive advertisement using simple tools and how to show their positive aspects. Children were given some time to come up with their own advertisement and to perform it on stage in presence of a supervising volunteer. Afterwards, children voted for the best advertisement. The activity was launched with… Read More »