The Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) in cooperation with UN Offices had humanitarian aid convoy entered into Daraya town in Rural Damascus on Thursday, June 09, 2016. The convoy (9 trucks) was loaded with 480 food parcels, 960 flour bags, nutrients, hygiene items and educational sets. In addition, in the beginning of the same month, SARC had entered the same area with humanitarian relief aid convoy (5 trucks). These trucks were loaded with medical items and medicines supported by the UN Offices and the ICRC, and baby milk supported by the German Red Cross. In the same time, SARC… Read More »
The Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) Organization in cooperation with the UN Offices delivered a humanitarian aid convoy to Douma city in Rural Damascus on Friday, June 10, 2016. The convoy (36 trucks) carried 4800 food parcels, 4800 flour bag and many other non-food, hygiene and medical items.
SARC – Aleppo concluded an advanced first aid course for 41 volunteers, who had previously passed the principles of first aid course. The course went on for 10 days from May 27rd to June 5nd, 2016. Advanced first aid course included 80 training hours on several subjects, such as introducing the International Movement of Red Cross and Red Crescent and its fundamental principles. It also involved practical applications of the theoretical information and first aid maneuvers.
Since SARC – Aleppo strongly believes in women’s creativity and skills in wool knitting, the Counseling Center for Psychosocial Support (SARC, the Danish project) held a handmade exhibition, basically for wool knitting. The exhibition showed productions that reflect hard working, art, creativity and cooperation.
Aleppo branch of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent continues on training volunteers and local community on principles of first aid. During the last two weeks, the first aid committee has held 5 courses on principles of first aid for 25 SARC volunteers, 35 Namaa Charity’s volunteers and 21 UNRWA volunteers and employees.