SARC’s Disaster Management Team- Damascus Branch participated in the vaccination campaign that was launched on 13-16/03/2017 in Al-Qadam area and targeted 901 children from the mentioned area as well as to Al-Yarmouk Camp and Al-Hajar Al-Asswad. The campaign which was carried out in cooperation with Damascus Health Directorate and the Palestinian Red Crescent Society- Syria, is aimed to support the children age group (day one to 5 years old) with polio and other supportive vacancies in addition to the oral vitamins. It is worth to mention that SARC- DMU works 7/24 to alleviate the sufferings of affected people according to… Read More »
In cooperation with the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and the Relief sub-committee, Syrian Arab Red Crescent delivered a humanitarian relief aid convoy to Sanamain, Deir Bukht, Jbab and Mothbeen villages in Rural Dara’a on March 15, 2017. The convoy was loaded with 8000 food parcels, 6000 hygiene parcels, 3000 canned food parcels, mats, moquette, diapers for baby and old and school bags. These relief aid is estimated to reach more than 50.000 beneficiaries in the mentioned areas.
Relief teams of Syrian Arab Red Crescent- Quneitra branch managed to reach 50471 people in February 2017 in AlKoom, alboteha, Khan Arnabeh, Al Baath city and Al sharia, Abd AlNour Abu Khaled, and Qasim Alshaabniah shelters. Relief teams distributed 10,095 food parcels, 4014 flour bag, 373 hygiene parcels, and 186 diapers for old in addition to 1653 blankets and 1069 mattresses. 15735 Children beneficiaries were provided with items of peanut butter, diapers, clothes and hygiene parcels. It is worth to mention also that SARC -Quneitra branch provided AL Theabiah area with non- food relief material contain 400 blankets and 200 mattresses.
SARC Lattakia branch carried out a training course on Disaster Management Principles for 30 volunteers. The course contained many subjects in Disaster Management (International Red Cross and Red Crescent movement, disaster concept, gender and diversity, the sensitive environment of conflict, water and sanitation, sheltering, logistic…)
SARC- Sednaya sub branch distributed relief items to the families in Rankoos area on February 12 ,2017. The distributed items contained: (180 food parcels, 180 hygiene parcels and 90 clothes kits for kids) supported by ICRC and UNICEF