2191 persons benefited from the humanitarian relief items distributed by SARC in the Sayeda Zeinab area and targeted Foaa and Kafriya people residing there. The distributed materials included (Mattresses _ Blankets _ Mats _ Jerrycans _ Plastic Sheets _ chargeable Light _ Canned Goods _ Kitchen Sets _ Hygiene Kits and Baby Diaper). This distribution process began on 22 April 2017 and will continue to match the needs of all people there.
Under the title “The International Humanitarian Law in Syria …. Reality and Ambition”, the first event of the Syrian National Commission on IHL is launched today on May 21, 2017. The event was opened by Dr. Faisal al-Miqdad, Deputy-Foreign Minister and president of the Syrian National Commission on IHL, Mr. Engineer Khaled Hbubati, President of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent and Ms. Marian Ghaser, president of the ICRC delegation in Syria. The event, which aimed to confirm the importance of promoting the International Humanitarian Law, was attended by members of the Syrian National Commission on IHL, prominent characters, ambassadors and representatives… Read More »
The Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) has organized a four day training course “Communication Skills” for media and communication teams on May 7th, 2017. This course is the first of its kind as it deals with subjects of editing of humanitarian stories, reports, profiles, features, social media news, media interviews of critical humanitarian cases and field communication skills. 35 communication officers and volunteers participated in this training course which aimed to develop their communication competences and upgrade the level of media and communication capacities of SARC. It is worth to mention that the training course was carried out in cooperation… Read More »
The Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) condemns the attack on its bread distribution point in Deir Ezzour city on Sunday, May 14, 2017. Regrettably two SARC volunteers were injured seriously, in addition to many casualties among the beneficiaries who were waiting at the point to get their bread bags. SARC reminds all parties to respect and protect humanitarian aid workers and reminds them of the people’s right to get humanitarian relief aid SARC hope all injured volunteers and wish injuries get well soon..
The Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) delivered a humanitarian relief aid convoy (51 trucks loaded with food and non-food items) to Douma city in Rural Damascus on May 02, 2017 in cooperation with the International Committee of the Red Cross and the UN Offices. The relief items consisted of 7000 flour bags, 7000 food parcels, educational sets, creative sets, children clothes, nutrition items, medicines, routine vaccines, vaccines for children, insulin and dialysis items that covers 750 dialysis sessions. It is worth to mention that for SARC it is the second access to the East Ghota areas in 2017.