SARC Rural Damascus volunteers replaced the most damaged parts in Ein Minin water network and repaired it to secure clean water for people there. Within three months of hard working to rehabilitate this network, SARC- water and sanitation team in cooperation with ICRC finished replacing 4 KM water pipes last week .
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 »
“It meets my profession’s needs very well and contains the basic tools” this is how Abu Mahmoud described the sanitary fittings toolkit that SARC provided him with. With the experience of 12 years in this domain when he was in Idlib, now he is back to work and able to rely on himself after he moved to Swaida and got the toolkit. Supported by SARC and in cooperation with UNHCR, practitioners could regain their career work by providing them with necessary toolkits for each profession. Eight plumber fittings toolkits, three electrician toolkits, and two carpentry tools were presented to beneficiaries on 29th of August… Read More »
SARC Rural Damascus branch organized a workshop for 34 volunteers from its sub-branches. The workshop included these subjects: (methods of planning, implementation, monitoring, reporting, in addition to setting and analyzing goals) and concluded with an overview of Sphere project. This workshop is supported by the International Medical Corps (IMC), and it’s the first of its kind for hygiene Promotion teams in SARC’s Rural Damascus.
Head of the board of directors, Dr. Moataz Al- Atassi, received a delegation of representatives of the Austrian Government on Tuesday the 27th of September. The delegation was headed by the Charge’ d’affaires of the Austrian Embassy in Damascus, Mrs. Isabel Rauscher, and Head of Department of the humanitarian aid in Austrian Foreign Ministry and accompanied by Director of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) office in Homs and Hama. The two-day visit aimed to have a look at the projects and the joint activities implemented in cooperation with the ICRC in fields of health, water and… Read More »