Syrian Arab Red Crescent mourns the loss of red crescent volunteer, Mohamed Zakaria Al- Ahmad, who sacrificed his life in the line of duty in Deir Ezzour on Monday, 23/10/2017 due to the current circumstances in the city. at the same time, another volunteer, Rashed Al-Dandal, is wounded there. SARC calls on all parties to respect and protect humanitarian aid workers, and to facilitate their mission. SARC extends its condolences to the martyr’s family, friends, and fellow volunteers at this sad time. May martyr’s soul rests in peace, and wish all wounded people get well soon. SARC is Not A… Read More »
Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) entered Deir Ezzour city with the third humanitarian aid convoy (12 trucks) on Thursday, September 14, 2017. This convoy, which was delivered with dedicated efforts of SARC volunteers from many branches (Tartous, Homs, Hama, Aleppo and Deir Ezzour), consisted of non-food relief items (hygiene kits, tarpaulin, flashlights) provided by United Nation High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and personal hygiene kits for male and female supported by United Nation Population Fund (UNFPA), and water & sanitation materials provided by the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC).
The Syrian Arab Red Crescent in cooperation with the World Food Program managed to deliver 62,452 tons of humanitarian relief aid to Harabesh neighborhood in Deir Ezzour city on Wednesday, April19, 2017. The relief aid was deliverd via three air drops and contained cooking oil, sugar, rice, lentils, salt, and bulgur to match the needs of 1500 families there. In its turn, SARC will manage all collection, transfer and distribution process in coordination with the Relief sub-committee in Deir Ezzour governorate. It is worth to mention that SARC has renewed the beneficiaries’ relief aid cards during the first quarter of… Read More »
More than 3500 tons of humanitarian aid reached to approximately 100.000 persons in Deir Ezzour city as SARC and WFP had the airdrop operation No 200 successfully done on 6/3/2017. The mentioned airdrops deliveries started to reach the city on 10/4/2016 where SARC- Deir Ezzour branch managed collection and distribution operation in coordination with the Relief sub-committee there. These humanitarian aid supported by the WFP contained rice, beans, lentil, crushed wheat, hummus, sugar, salt, cooking oil and bread yeast. Other items like ghee, tomato pulp, car tires and water purification items were supported by the ICRC, while the high energy… Read More »
The Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) in cooperation with the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) constantly distribute bread bags to the people in Deir Ezzour. On 3/11/2016, SARC started distributing 7000 bread bags but the number was increased to 15000 bags once registration process is concluded on 14/11/2016.