On April 23, 2017, Syrian Arab Red Crescent delivered humanitarian relief aid to Al-Yarmouk Camp area in south Damascus. The relief aid consisted of 300 food parcels, 300 hygiene kits provided by the International Committee of the Red Cross and the International Federation of the Red Cross and Red Crescent.
The Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) participated in the 42nd meeting of the General Assembly of the Arab Red Crescent and Red Cross Organization (ARCO). The two day meeting, which took place in Tunis on 16- 17/2017 was launched under the title “The Humanitarian Work…. Industry and Skills”, and aimed to tackle the humanitarian situations at countries of wars. Dr. Ziad Msallati, SARC’S Senior Advisor of Foreign Affairs, attended the meeting and had a word in which he noted to the volunteers’ live threatening risks and mentioned that more than 60 SARC’s volunteers had lost their lives in line of… Read More »
Damascus, April 16, 2017 For the fifth day in row, Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) teams continue with their humanitarian duty in the four towns (Zabadani & Madaya in Rural Damascus and Al-Fu’ah & Kefraya in Rural Edlib). Hundreds of SARC volunteers are still providing the humanitarian services needed by evacuees in the mentioned areas with neutrality and impartiality manner and based on confidence and upon request of the negotiated and agreed parties. It is highly important to mention that the Syrian Arab Red Crescent is not involved or part of the agreement. The Syrian Arab Red Crescent strongly condemns the attack… Read More »
In cooperation with the International Federation of the Red Cross Red Crescent Societies (IFRC), British Red Cross (BRC) and the Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) launched a training workshop on 2-5/04/2017. The workshop, which titled “Charts Analysis using Excel Program”, targeted the Information Management coordinators in SARC- HQ and its branches. The workshop aimed to the development of the technical knowledge and practical experiences, focus more on chart analysis and turn it into data information that used to improve the monitoring and evaluation process for all programs carried out by SARC in cooperation with partners.
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 »