For more than three years, many farmers in the eastern countryside of Aleppo stopped working, but it was a past that will never be back, because of the agricultural grants that were provided by livelihood team in SARC – Aleppo branch, in cooperation with ICRC and IFRC, which was the first step to help landowners planting tens of hectares. #Wheat grant was an essential part of the provided agricultural grants, which included the distribution of 200 KG of seeds, in addition to many fertilizer bags per beneficiary (2000 farmers). Abu Mohammad (64) returned to work in his land despite poor water resources that affected his crop but he did not… Read More »
Raising awareness of 199 children was a priority for CBHFA team in SARC – Aleppo branch during its last activity in Al-Hamdania, which held in cooperation with protection and psychosocial support team and included many awareness games about personal hygiene and handwashing, aimed at encouraging children to follow the healthy behaviors and disease prevention manners.
Similar to most Syrians, Fatima has suffered difficult circumstances due to the crisis, which affected her career, social life, physical and psychological aspects. However, she didn’t give up and decided to find an exit. “In the beginning, I was hesitant to visit SARC’s psychological clinic, but the determination to find a solution motivated me to that”. She said. In SARC’s social care center, Fatima has involved in an intervention plan designed by the psychological health department, where she attended educational sessions, checked by a specialist physician, got proper medications and participated in PSS entertaining activities. During health recovery, Fatima followed… Read More »
In order to encourage children to start their new school year with enthusiasm, Child Protection Department of SARC’s Humanitarian Aid Project organized a two-day educational voyage for refugees’ children in Syria. The first day targeted 32 Syrian children, while the second day targeted 23 Somali and Iraqi children. The voyage, which carried out in cooperation with UNHCR, included a visit to the Educational Center for Arts where they had activities of drawing and sculpting, a visit to the library where they enjoyed listening to didactic stories and a tour in the Museum of the Sciences where they saw historical documents,… Read More »
The Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) is an independent humanitarian organisation of public utility, is permanent and continuous, and has a legal entity and enjoys financial and administrative independence. SARC was founded in 1942 according to the decrees No/540/ 1942 and No/117/ 1966 which regulate the Organisation’s work. It was recognized by the International Committee of the Red Cross in Geneva (ICRC) in 1946, and is committed to upholding the Geneva Conventions and the seven Fundamental Principles of the International Movement of Red Cross and Red Crescent National Societies. Vacancy opening date: 03/09/2018 Vacancy closing date: 17/09/2018 Interested candidates are… Read More »