Eng. Khaled Hboubati, President of SARC, and SARC’s senior management members received Mr. Dominik Stillhart, Director of Operation at the ICRC, on Sunday, October 21, 2018. Mr. Stillhart, who came from Geneva to Syria to look at the reality of the humanitarian work carried out by SARC, met Mr. Hboubati on Oct 22nd and discussed the needs of SARC and potential support by ICRC, the main humanitarian partner, in order to alleviate the suffering of the most vulnerable people all over Syria. On Oct 24, he paid a field visit to some towns in Eastern Ghouta, where he watched closely… Read More »
A delegation from the WFP headed by Mr. David Beasley, WFP Executive Director, and accompanied with SARC paid a visit to Zamalka town in Eastern Ghouta in Rural Damascus. The delegation visited a school there, where they planted a cypress tree that symbolizes peace. They moved then to the aid distribution center to observe the distribution process and the needs of the people in the area.
Eng.Khaled Hboubati, President of SARC, received Mr. Fares Kallas, the Secretary General of the Syria Trust for Development and Mr. Jan Egeland, the Secretary General of the Norwegian Refugee Council and accompanied delegation in SARC-HQ on 22/10/2018. The two delegations came to visit SARC to see its services and activities and to discuss ways of cooperation in order to support the organization in its efforts exerted to alleviate the suffering of the most vulnerable people all over Syria.
SARC dispatched a humanitarian aid convoy (30 trucks) loaded with 150000 food parcels provided by ICRC to Deir Ezzor city on 25/10/2018.
Syrian Arab Red Crescent delivered two humanitarian aid shipments to Douma city in Eastern Ghouta on 21-22/10/2018. The first shipment (3 trucks) carried 1008 blankets and 2500 hygiene kits provided by the ICRC, while the second one (5 trucks) carried 200 mattresses and 500 hygiene kits provided by ICRC; and 1925 food parcels and 50 boxes of nutritional supplements provided by WFP and 500 plastic sheets provided by the UNHCR.