SARC dispatched a humanitarian aid truck to approximately 650 families; most of them are women and children, in Roge and Nayrouz camps in Al-Malkieh town located to the extreme north-east of Syria, in 1/11/2018. SARC volunteers distributed the delivered aid (640 canned-food parcels, 640 hygiene kits and 160 boxes of baby diapers provided by ICRC) with attendance of a delegation headed by Marianne Gasser, the ICRC’s head of delegation in Syria, and Mr. Ali Mansour, Head of SARC branch in Hassakeh.
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.
Under a community initiative, SARC-Humanitarian Support Project rehabilitated Abdullah Hijazi School in Qnanees area in cooperation with the people there. It includes maintenance works, classrooms restoration, resurfaces the schoolyard, painting the bathrooms and install new water taps and sinks. The school reopened its doors to receive the students this year. It is worth mentioning that the activities of the mentioned project are supported by UNHCR.
In its response to the emergency needs of the people in Qunaitera city, SARC dispatched two trucks loaded with 3000 food parcels and 3000 flour bags, provided by WFP, to Al-Hamidiah town in Qunaitera city on Tuesday, Aug 14, 2018.
Dara al-Balad neighborhoods, Tarik Alssad and Daraa Camp, was the third stop point for SARC’s convoy on Thursday, August 09, 2018. The convoy (26 trucks) carried 6500 family hygiene kits, 7500 blankets, 1500 kitchen kits, 4500 mats, 4720 mattresses, nutrients items (peanuts butter and high energy biscuit), jerrycans, sanitary napkins, diapers for babies and adults and solar lamps provided by UNICEF, UNFPA and UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency.