Water Project of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent held its annual meeting on 17-21/1/2016. The meeting is organized to review the project’s works, set out a structural development plan, discuss all faced obstacles and difficulties and find out suitable solutions and to have all water teams all over SARC branches introduced to SARC’s departments, who one by one introduced a short briefing to their departments.
Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) and in cooperation with the International Federation of the Red Cross &Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) and British Red Cross organized the first Training course in livelihood improvement field. Titled as “Introduction to Livelihood”, the workshop got 32 volunteers together on 13-15/1/2016. The planned goals of the Training course were to have efficient volunteers with capabilities to plan, carry out and follow up livelihood projects in near future all over SARC branches. Those volunteers should have perfect comprehension over livelihood concepts, and with capacity to provide new studies in this field.
Dr. Abdulrahman Attar, President of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC), received Mr. Filippo Grandi, United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, in Al-Zahera center where the United Nation High Commission for Refugee (UNHCR) presented 7 ambulances to Syrian Arab Red Crescent – First Aid Squad on Thu, Jan 21st 2016. “These cars are to supplement SARC’s first aid system which had more than 45 ambulances serving SARC health centers all over the Syrian governorates” Dr. Attar said. “The cooperation between SARC and UNHCR date back to more than 10 years when together provided humanitarian aid to our Iraqis and Lebanese… Read More »
Damascus, 7 January 2016 The Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) carries out his humanitarian duties in response to current crisis in Syria The Red Crescent adheres to the humanitarian fundamental principles in aid delivery and responds in a neutral and impartial manner based only on needs assessment. Zabadani, Madaya, Kefraya and Alfouaa On 28/12/2015 : The SARC carried the humanitarian part of the agreement that was facilitated by the UN between the parties and evacuated 126 persons from Zabadani and 338 persons from Kefraya and Alfouaa. The last synchronized aid convoys to Zabadani, Madaya, Kefraya and Alfouaa was on 18/10/2015… Read More »
The UNITED NATIONS IN SYRIA, THE SYRIAN ARAB RED CRESCENT AND THE INTERNATIONAL COMMITTEE OF THE RED CROSS ON THE DELIVERY Damascus, 18 January 2016 The United Nations (UN), the Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) and the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in Syria have continued to carry out humanitarian deliveries following an agreement concerning the Syrian towns of Foua and Kafraya in Idleb and Zabadani and Madaya in Rif Damascus. Earlier today, A joint UN, SARC and ICRC team carried out coordinated humanitarian tasks with four teams simultaneously to Foua, Kafraya , Zabadani and Madaya. The joint… Read More »