Um Moustafa (65 y), and her family, left everything behind and went through an arduous journey on foot for three days in rainy weather from her village (Sousa in Al-Boukamal) to Al-Hol Camp. The most thing she remembers is the warm welcoming by SARC volunteers, who have provided them with health care, water and hot meals till they got a tent and started receiving humanitarian aid periodically. The Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) in Hasakeh has supported the existing and arriving families with relief aid. Between the period from March 1 to 22, they have distributed 8899 food parcels, 1847… Read More »
SARC has raised the standards of its medical services in Al-Hol Camp through the intervention of a medical convoy consisted of two medical units (include internal, cardiac, Gynecology, laboratory and radiation sections), 3 mobile clinics and 5 ambulances on Tuesday, March 19, 2019. The medical teams are providing medical integrated services to the greatest possible number of the people in the camp, while the first aid teams are responding to all urgent calls along the camp.
Supporting the Future of Syria and the Region Conference was kicked off in Brussels on March 12, 2019. The three-day conference brought together more than 1000 participants among them the humanitarian partners of the International Movement of the Red Cross and Red Crescent, the United Nations and the International Non-government Organization. Eng. Khaled Erksoussi, Secretary General of SARC, attended the conference and gave a speech in which he unveiled his concern is about volunteers and workers protection especially that SARC has lost 65 staff and volunteers in the line of humanitarian duty, not to mention others who have been kidnapped… Read More »
The Syrian Arab Red Crescent is going on response in Al-Hol Camp, where the volunteers of different departments are exerting greatest efforts, within the limit of available possibilities, to meet the essential needs of the people there. Through January and February, SARC has delivered the following relief items: – 34.310 Hot meals. – 28.428 Water bottles. – 9.623 Food parcels. – 96.510 Peanuts butter. – 17.360 Canned food parcels. – 11.100 Blankets. – 17.510 Children clothes kits. – 30.000 Baby diapers bags. – 1.500 Mattresses. – 2.000 Hygiene kits. In addition, SARC established sheltering tents, 29 bathrooms, 116 toilets,… Read More »
SARC teams in Hasakeh branch continue on their response to Al-Hol Camp, where they delivered a mobile clinic equipped with the needed medical supplies and medicines to provide medical services by hands of specialized medical team. The clinic started providing the medical services insid the Camp (Al-Tawasouaa points and the 7th section set up recently in the Camp). In addition, SARC first aid section delivered two ambulances staffed with qualified squad to provide first aid services on the first points recieving the arriving people. For the increasing number of arrivals, SARC is establishing 100 tent supported by the ICRC. In… Read More »