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.
The Syrian Arab Red Crescent – Aleppo Branch exerts more efforts in providing safe water to the affected people in different areas. In this context, the Water team installed 45000 liter-capacity Oxfam tank in Al-Athamiya. It is noteworthy that these tanks, which are provided by the UNICEF, will provide clean water to about 4000 beneficiaries.
The Syrian Arab Red Crescent Counseling Center (Child Friendly Space) Psycho-social Support Project held a “Kinetic Games” workshop to 50 volunteers in the center. This workshop offered a set of games to be held for children by mobile teams’ volunteers. Such workshops fall within the Syrian Arab Red Crescent – United Nations Children’s Fund Psycho-social Support joint team and aims to train volunteers and develop their skills on dealing with children since children are the main targeted group by Psycho-social Support joint project.
Water joint team of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent – Aleppo branch and International Committee of Red Cross provided a generator to water supply center in Old Syriacs area. Water joint team installed the generator and provided a metal cage for protection. The team also works on providing similar generators to water supply centers all over the city to secure garanteed access to drinkable water.