On June 14th 2015, Water and Sanitation team of The Syrian Arab Red Crescent-Damascus branch delivered concret prefabricated sewage items to Mouaskar Altala’e sheltering centre in Al-Dwer area. The items, which are provided by UNICEF, contained also showers and water closets and would serve about 350 family.
The Child Friendly Spaces project of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent- Homs held a central training workshop. The workshop aimed to raise the volunteers’ level an dealing with the most vulnerable, and involved various activities (public and individual activities for children, educational targeted games, ways of expressing oneself, telling stories, stage presentations, puppet theater, activities of professional qualification, and in the end, life skills and the art of etiquette). 133 volunteers from SARC Homs mobile teams participated in this workshop which lasted for five days in SARC-Homs the main center through the joint project between SARC and UNICEF.
On June 16th 2015 and in coordination with the UN offices, the Disaster Management Committee of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent -Homs branch delivered the second shipment of the relief aid convoys “food and non food” to Telbisah, AlMukharram and Almushrifah. The 32 aid trucks convoy is provided by WFP, UNICEF, UNHCR and WHO and included food parcels, flour, hygiene kits, elderly diapers, baby diapers, tarpaulins, medicines, incubators, wheelchairs, crutches, mosquito nets, soap and water sterilization items. It is worth mentioning that more than 13759 families will be benefited from these relief aids for a month.
Water and Sanitation team of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent – Lattakia branch provided AL-Senn Water Station with a 4000 KVA electricity converter, which is supported by the ICRC . The converter is expected to be operated within five days. It is noteworthy that Al-Senn Water Station, providing water to more than 80% of the inhabitants in Lattakia.
Highlights: 242 emergency cases had been transferred through the last five months 47471 beneficiaries from relief materials during May Building Capacities: Quneitra branch finished two training courses in Disaster Management principles. The first one took place at SARC’s Quneitra main center between 19-24 May, 2015, with 30 volunteers attending. The second one took place in Al Boteha sub-branch between 26-30 May, 2015, with 35 volunteers attending. The courses contained lectures on the disaster preparedness, Relief, Assessment, Registering, Sheltering, Search and Rescue, Evacuation and Safer Access. SARC’s Quneitra branch organize these courses to qualify volunteers who would like to work in the humanitarian field. Health: First Aid… Read More »