Psycho-social support team of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent- Damascus countryside Branch and in coordination with the Danish Red Cross joined the school’s children in each of Kfir Yaboos and Hosh Bjd area. The aimed to celebrate the day of success with the children, and provided entertainment on this joyful day. The team played music and the presented gifts to about 750 children.
Syrian Arab Red Crescent in Damascus and Rural Damascus conducted a comprehensive assessment of Bluedan area in May 25th,2015. The assessment process covered the health situation and relief need of the affected people there. The assessment also included the water system, sanitation, sewage and waste.
Belarus sent a donation of 40 metric tons of food aid to Rural Damascus area. The relief aid included wheat flour, baby milk, and canned foods items. The mentioned relief aid were received by representative of SARC’s Rural Damascus Branch Management, Disaster Management Unit, and Logistic Department. The procfess were done in coordination with Rural Damascus Governorate on Wednesday April 8th, 2015.
Based on principle of humanity and the necessity to help affected people all around the country, the relief of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent- Rural Damascus branch launched an advanced first aid course in Al-Tall sub- branch. The course, which brought together 32 volunteers, addressed didactic and practical training for eight constant days. It is worth mentioning that the trained team is the first to work in Al-Tall city and its neighboring villages.
The Syrian Arab Red Crescent constantly works on building capacity and skills of its volunteers at the field work, in order to be able to deliver humanitarian services efficiently. For this purpose , a Telecom Radio workshop was held for three days (1-3 March 2015) . The workshop brought together 17 volunteers from different Rural-Damascus’ sub-branches and centers. The workshop included scientific information on modern radio communications systems and way to build these systems and how to operate it in the Syrian Arab Red Crescent organization. This workshop also included practice on the operation system(repeater and fixed stations). The volunteers were trained… Read More »