The Syrian Arab Red Crescent in cooperation with the UN Offices and the International Committee of the Red Cross delivered humanitarian relief aid convoy to Harasta area on 18/05/2016. The relief aid consisted of food and non-food items like food parcels, flour, kitchen set, tarpaulin, water purification materials, baby diapers, medicines…. Etc.
Psychosocial support team of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent in Quneitra branch organized an Entertainment day on Monday 9/5/2016 at Dohat Al Balabl Kindergarten in Khan Arnabeh area. 260 child participated in the activity. The team did various games like playing, competition races, clown show also dancing and singing with children. The day ended up by distributing gifts to the participated kids and SARC’s volunteers wished to children a full of success end school year.
The Syrian Arab Red Crescent in cooperation with the World Food Program and the Relief Sub-Committee has carried out 29 air drops of humanitarian aid in the area during April 2016. The delivered aid reached 470 tons in total and contained rice, beans, lentil, crushed wheat, humous, sugar, salt and cooking oil. In his turn, SARC-Deir Ezzour branch received and collected the items; and had it distributed to more than 14.100 families in April and 9820 families in May 2016.
On the occasion of World Red Cross Red Crescent Day, the heads of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) and International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) stand up together to reaffirm that the fundamental principles of humanity, neutrality and independence must guide humanitarian action in Syria more than ever. “We cross the frontlines. We talk to everyone. We help millions of people affected by this conflict. We wouldn’t be able to do that if all involved in fighting didn’t consider our action as independent and neutral,” says Marianne Gasser who heads the ICRC in Syria. “In Syria, being everywhere… Read More »
The Syrian Arab Red Crescent in cooperation with the Syrian Ministry of Health launched three day vaccination campaign for children in Madaya and Boukein area on April 30th 2016. Moreover, SARC participated in the routine vaccination campaign that launched in Al-Qadam area a few days ago, and managed to deliver children routine vaccines to Foa’a, Kiffrya, Moadameit Al-sham and Homs northern countryside. It also carried out children vaccination campaign in Eastern Ghotta. The Syrian Arab Red Crescent will launch more of these campaigns in the coming days.