SARC Operational Department launched a workshop, titled “Operational Management Workshop”, on March 30, 2017. The four day workshop was supported by the International Committee of the Red Cross and participated by 31 volunteers from field response teams of SARC branches. The workshop discussed various topics about difficulties and challenges faced in field of response along with best solutions, safety and risk management in field, set up a standard work methodology in emergency response, maintain high coordination between SARC and its humanitarian work partners and the communication role during the response. It is worth to mention that the workshop was attended… Read More »
Damascus/Geneva, 05 April, 2017 – Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) mourns Red Crescent volunteer Mohamed Jamal Al-Wardi who lost his life in a horrible accident on Wednesday, April 05, 2017 in DeirEzZor governorate while on duty. Last week, SARC lost another volunteer, Firas Hussain, who martyred in Al-Tabaqa area in Al-Raqqa governorate. Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) extends its condolences to Mohamad’s family, friends and his fellow volunteers at this sad time.
Damascus, 30 March 2017 – Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) mourns the volunteer Firas Al-Hussein who lost his life on Monday March 27, 2017 in Al-Tabaqa area in Raqqa governorate while on duty. Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) extends condolences to Firas’s family, friends and his fellow volunteers at this sad time. SARC reminds everybody of their duty to respect and protect humanitarian workers, Humanitarian volunteers and staff are #NotATarget
Mr. Eng. Khaled Hboubati, President of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC), received Mr. Elhadj As Sy, the General Secretary of the International Federation of the Red Cross Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) on Tuesday, March 28, 2017 at SARC- HQ, where they discussed many subjects related to the cooperation mechanism between SARC and IFRC. Later on the day, Mr. As Sy and Mr. Hboubati met Mr. Waleed Al-Moualem, Syria’s Minister of Foreign Affairs and discussed how to facilitate the humanitarian missions carried out by SARC and supported by IFRC. It is worth to mention that Mr. As Sy had visited… Read More »
In cooperation with the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and the Relief sub-committee, Syrian Arab Red Crescent delivered a humanitarian relief aid convoy to Sanamain, Deir Bukht, Jbab and Mothbeen villages in Rural Dara’a on March 15, 2017. The convoy was loaded with 8000 food parcels, 6000 hygiene parcels, 3000 canned food parcels, mats, moquette, diapers for baby and old and school bags. These relief aid is estimated to reach more than 50.000 beneficiaries in the mentioned areas.