The Minister of Social Affairs, Dr. Kinda Al-Shammat visited the Syrian Arab Red Crescent- Lattakia Branch on Feb 20th 2015. Dr. Shammat met Mr. Samer Ousta, the Chairman of SARC’s Lattakia branch together with the heads of sub-branches of jableh – alhaffa – alkurdaha and the coordinators team. During the meeting , Dr. Shammat was briefed on the activities and the services that carried out by the the SARC’s Lattakia branch in 2014, and the faced challenges and obstacles. The Minister appreciated the mentioned activities and stressed in the same time on the necessity of improving the humanitarian work in 2015.
The International Committee of the Red Cross Head of delegation to Syria, Ms. Marian Gaser, paid a visit to Aleppo city on Sunday. Mar 3rd. 2015. During the visit , Ms. Gaser and the ICRC accompanied delegation met with the Syrian Arab Red Crescent management and the board member of Aleppo branch. The ICRC delegation along with SARC’s management in Aleppo paid a visit to several prominent authorities including the Head of Aleppo Security Committee, Aleppo Governor, Aleppo Police Chief and Aleppo Mufti. During the mentioned meetings, the ICRC delegation explained in brief their activities that carried out hand in hand with the Syrian Arab Red Crescent in Syria… Read More »
On a continuous process of buildings’ rehabilitation, the shelter team of Syrian Arab Red Crescent –Aleppo branch carried out rehabilitating works to a building in New Aleppo area. The work included installing windows, doors and plastic isolators. Local community participated in that work. Rehabilitation works, which covered 15 families, involved fixing handrail to protect residing children and keep them safe from falling accidents.
The Syrian Arab Red Crescent- Homs Branch organized a training course on the financial management and the accounting systems. The two weeks course was held on Feb 5th 2015 and brought 17 participants together from SARC’s Homs Sub-branches. During the course, various subjects were on the table like: how to deal with dumping financial terms, filtering the monthly accounts, make the final accounts, how to compose accounts and how to set the financial filters and reports.
The Syrian Arab Red Crescent – Aleppo branch managed to deliver certain needed drugs to the eastern areas of Aleppo city. The SARC’s health care and field intervention teams had to cross Bustan AlQasr – AlMasharqa Humanitarian Crossing Point to deliver the mentioned drugs. These drugs were 50 streotokinaz vials, 1000 insulin vials and benzyl benzoat. It is noteworthy that some of the mentioned drugs are delivered for the first time to the mentioned areas.