Livelihood Team in SARC Lattakia Branch distributed the second batch of fodder in a completion of the sheep grant project which was distributed in the villages of Al-Hafah countryside (Al-Zanqofeh-Dafil-Maysaloun-Qadisiya-Obin-Bet Alshakouhy- Rabieh- Babna-Barouda- Abo Mecca- Blota –Nozha). 200 kg of fodder was delivered to each beneficiary family and the total reached 30 ton of distributed fodder. This project is implemented by SARC in collaboration with the International Federation of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies.
Psychosocial support team in SARC Lattakia completed a training course in PSS principles with 28 trainees.. The five day course included several concepts( psychological pressure, psychological interventions, loss and sadness, correct coping strategies, psychological first aid, children during crises, referral of children, support volunteers and staff).
Psychological Support Team in SARC Lattakia branch held a celebration in the cultural center of Al-Haffeh in Lattakia countryside with participation of more than 250 children . The event coincided with Mother’s Day and comes at the end of the vocational training for women. PSS team had trained the children on dances, acting and singing performances before the event . The event also included honoring of women participating in the vocational support activities carried out by the team during the last months at the Cultural Center in Al-Haffeh.
PSS Team in SARC Lattakia Branch in cooperation with TDH organized vocational training activities for 114 women at Burj Islam School in Lattakia countryside. The activities included handcraft training that enable them to make some nice pieces of wax and soap, wool and accessories that could be used domestically. The training was concluded with an exhibition set up of these products on 16-2-2017 where bags full of raw materials distributed to the participants.
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…)