During June and July 2018, SARC has dispatched humanitarian aid to 70.000 people in Douma city in Eastern Ghouta.
Today, July 31, 2018, SARC’s humanitarian convoy headed to Nabeh Al-Sakher, Al-Rfaid, Al-Moualaqa , Alkzibah and Ghadeer Al-Boustan areas in Qounaitera city. The convoy (23 trucks) was loaded with 5000 food parcels and 5000 flour bags provided by WFP.
Despite high temperature, the three-month baby, Kinanah, was waiting quietly on her mother’s lap for her turn to be examined and treated by SARC’ mobile clinic, which pays periodic visits to Ein Tarma in Eastern Ghouta. The clinic supported by IFRC, provides medical services (examinations and treatments) in specialities of internal, gynaecology and children. During its four-hour visit, the clinic receives 50 beneficiaries and distributes needed medicines for the people with chronic diseases (hypertension and diabetes). The baby has been examined by SARC’ doctor and got proper medicine for flu and bronchitis. She will recover soon and go active as… Read More »
Bousra Al-Sham in Daraa, Syria, was the destination of SARC’s humanitarian aid convoy on Monday, July 30, 2018. The convoy (38 trucks) is loaded with 7500 food parcels and 7500 flour bags provided by WFP.
In another humanitarian stop in southern Syria, 91 volunteers from SARC branches in Swaida and Rural Damascus responded to the needs of the people in the eastern countryside of Swaida Governorate. 7 First-aid squads and a mobile clinic provided services of transfer to public hospitals and providing direct treatments to 85 injuries, while SARC’ team responsible to deal with corpses transferred 45 bodies. In their turn, SARC distribution team supported people in need with relief items (mattresses, blankets and ready to eat food) provided by ICRC, UNHCR, NRC and GRC. The Syrian Arab Red Crescent extends its deepest condolences to… Read More »