Through cooperation between #SARC #Homs and #ICRC and the #UN offices, SARC-Homs Branch delivered the humanitarian aids “food and non-food items” “ 41 trucks” to Al-Rasstan and Dar AlSa’ada of the elderly on Monday, February 13, 2017. Further, these relief aids were provided by “ ICRC , WFP, WHO, UNFPA, UNICEF and UNHCR ” in order to cover more than 21500 families needs for a month.
The water team of SARC Hasakeh branch in cooperation with ICRC and in coordination with Water Establishment in Hasakeh rehabilitated and reactivated water systems in Tell and Tell Hamees towns in Hasakeh on 04/01/2017. The team rehabilitated and activated 13 boreholes and the building of the water unit in Tell Brak town, while in Tell Hamees town they rehabilitated and activated 8 boreholes as well as Tell Athan water station. This work will secure drinkable water for more than 45,000 beneficiaries.
SARC Rural Damascus teams delivered a humanitarian aid convoy (11 trucks) to Al Rhaiba town in cooperation with ICRC on the 15th of February . The convoy was loaded with items of 2000 food parcels, 6000 blankets, 2000 hygiene parcels and water stuff which are enough for 10000 people.
SARC-Homs Branch in cooperation with the International Committee of the Red Cross and UN Offices delivered a humanitarian relief aid convoy (31 trucks) to Talbiseh town on 6/02/2017. The humanitarian aid contains food parcels, flour, medicines, diapers, crutches, wheelchair, winter clothes, blankets and water & housing items. It is worth to mention that these items cover the needs of 16800 families for one month.
Damascus/Geneva, 10 February 2017 – Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC), the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) remain in mourning today following news that a Red Crescent volunteer who was injured in the 8 February attack on a SARC distribution centre in Hamadaniya, Aleppo, has passed away. At least 60 volunteers and staff of Syrian Arab Red Crescent as well as 8 from Palestine Red Crescent Society have been killed in Syria since the beginning of the crisis. Since the beginning of 2017, five Red Crescent workers… Read More »