The Syrian Arab Red Crescent General Assembly Meeting

The Syrian Arab Red Crescent held its General Assembly Meeting on Sat, Dec 20th, 2014. SARC’s General Assembly is composed of the branches’ management board members who 75% of them attended the meeting. The meeting discussed the following points: –       Ratification of the administrative reports of 2011, 2012, 2013. –       Ratification of the final budgets of 2011, 2012, 2013. –       Briefed on The auditor’s report. –       Appointing an auditor for 2014. –       Discharge of the member of the organization’s assembly of their liabilities for 2011, 2012, 2013. It is worth mentioning that SARC’s General Assembly hasn’t held its annual meeting through the past… Read More »


27 October 2014 DAMASCUS – The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) handed over to the Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) this week a donation of 15 trucks, 2 four-wheel drive vehicles and 23 protective jackets and helmets to enhance the capacity of volunteers to continue to carry out their work of delivering humanitarian assistance across Syria. This is the second time that WFP has provided SARC with logistics support, which now totals over US$4 million. In 2013, WFP provided  its largest partner in Syria with 20 cargo trucks.   “We thank the World Food Programme for its continuous support… Read More »

The Syrian Arab Red Crescent receives a donation from UNHCR

Damascus – 23-9-2014 The Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) received 10 tractors and mutli-purpose trailers, two employees’ buses, and two cars as a donation from the Office of United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) to support its humanitarian and relief mission in Syria. The SARC’s president Dr. Abdul-Rahman  Attar emphasized on the importance of this donation in helping the organization’s branches on the Syrian territories to provide services to people who have been affected by the crisis and those who are in need. He pointed out that this batch will be distributed in the provinces of Homs, Damascus Countryside,… Read More »

Syria: SARC first responders need to be respected

Damascus/Geneva (SARC-IFRC-ICRC) – On World First Aid Day [13 September 2014], the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement calls for the greater protection for Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) first aid volunteers. “In Syria, first aid volunteers risk their lives daily to bring life-saving services to the population,” said Dr. Abdul Rahman Attar, President of the SARC. “Parties to the conflict need to respect our volunteers, the Red Crescent emblem, and to let our teams safely access people in need.” Despite the ongoing armed conflict and the death of 38 SARC volunteers since 2011, young Syrians from across the… Read More »

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