With an innocent childish features and warm smile that broke the winter cold, Qais Express his joy with his portion of winter clothes, Which Syrian Arab Red Crescent volunteers surprised him with it in the distribution Center in Izraa city. “i wasnt able to play with my friends, because my old shoes didnt fit my feet, and the cold prevented me from leaving the House,” a few words describes the suffering of an eight years old boy When he was watching his friends playing, his family Financial situation do not always allow him to get what he want from clothes,… Read More »
The Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) Information Management (IM) Department held its annual meeting in Damascus on Wednesday 19/12/2018. The three-day meeting was attended by the IM coordinators from SARC sub-branches, branches, and Headquarters. During the meeting, the IM team members exchanged and discussed their 2019 vision, objectives and plan, as well as the key performance indicators (KPIs), information management tools, and the minimum acceptable standards of skills required for the IM employees. It is worth mentioning that the strategic direction of the department in 2019 will be dedicated to complete the construction of IM specialized work units and networks,… Read More »
Based on the needs of the people in Al-Areeshah Camp, SARC volunteers in Hasakeh have distributed relief aid (2500 food parcels, 3000 baby diapers kits, 256 adult diapers kits) provided by ICRC. The distribution process, started on 19/12/2018, took three days.
Agriculture grants are distributed to the farmers in Ghouta As farmers are getting their lands ready for winter planting season, SARC’s livelihood team in Rural Damascus distributed 300 agricultural kits in different areas in Eastern Ghouta (Otaia, Hosh Nasri and Hosh Al-Fara villages) on 12/12/2018. The agricultural kits, provided by ICRC, consisted of agricultural parcel, winter and summer seeds, agricultural tools and drip irrigation network. This grant targeted the most vulnerable and in need people according to assessments carried out by SARC volunteers, who will continue the distribution process on the beginning of 2019 and meet the needs of the… Read More »
In cooperation with the city council in Hassakeh, SARC will transfer, on daily basis, 64 M3 of wastes, using 4 trucks provided by SARC branch in Hassakeh, to a waste dump in Abyad area. The 6-month project is supported by ICRC.