The Syrian Arab Red Crescent in cooperation with the World Food Program and the Relief Sub-Committee has carried out 29 air drops of humanitarian aid in the area during April 2016. The delivered aid reached 470 tons in total and contained rice, beans, lentil, crushed wheat, humous, sugar, salt and cooking oil. In his turn, SARC-Deir Ezzour branch received and collected the items; and had it distributed to more than 14.100 families in April and 9820 families in May 2016.
Syrian Arab Red Crescent delivered relief aid (food and medical items) to hard to reach areas in Deir Ezzour city on Wednesday, February 14, 2016. The items included 2850 food parcel (cans, palm, olive oil, pasta and thyme) supported by ICRC. Moreover, SARC managed to deliver first aid equipment and medicines that supported by IFRC. The items will be distributed in accordance to beneficiaries lists.
On Monday April 13th 2015, the Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) and in cooperation with the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and the formal concerned authorities managed to deliver the first humanitarian relief aid shipment (food and health items) to Deir Ezzor city. No relief items have been delivered to the city since a year and a half. It is worth mentioning that the Syrian Arab Red Crescent and in coordination with the formal concerned authorities is going on exerting best efforts to deliver more humanitarian relief aid items to Deir Ezzor city.
During the tough time of the snowy storm that hit all over Syria, a sandy storm came instead to hit Deir Ezzor governorate on 07/01/2015. However, SARC’s First Aid Teams were on high preparedness to respond to all call emergency calls. They transferred 132 cases which were mostly suffering of suffocation.
The joint water project of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent and the International Committee of the Red Cross finished the construction works of the river jurf of al-Kasra station which benefits more than 200 thousands people from Rural Deir Ezzor governorate. These works was a result to the abundance of water flow in Euphrate river recently which led to the collapse of the river jurf between al-Kubr and al-Kasraaa water plants. The works include removing the remnants of the collapsed jurf and paving it with Basalt rocks. It is worth mentioning that al-Kubr water station provide water to al-Kasra station… Read More »