On 21st May, 2017, SARC Rural Damascus branch delivered a humanitarian aid convoy (41 Trucks) loaded with relief items to Jairoud, Atna and Al Nasrya areas, for 44 thousand people in cooperation with ICRC and UN offices. The relief items, which are provided by ICRC, WFP, UNICEF, WHO, UNHCR, contained 8850 food parcels, 8850 flour bags, 5450 kitchen parcels, 2500 hygiene kits, 8125 blankets, medical and nutrition items, safe birth kits, baby milk and clothes.
Syrian Arab Red Crescent Rural Damascus Branch in cooperation with International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and United Nations offices (UN) delivered 34 humanitarian relief aid trucks to Bloudan in Rural Damascus, in 28 March 2017. The convoy contained food parcels, flour, clothes for children and adult which match the needs of more than 25K Person. These items are donated by (WFP – ICRC – UNICEF – IOM)
SARC Rural Damascus branch teams delivered a humanitarian aid convoy to Khan Al Sheeh area in cooperation with UN offices on 30 March 2017. The convoy (11 trucks) was loaded with relief items: food parcels, hygiene kits, nutrition items, wheelchairs and medicines that match needs of 8250 ppl in this area. It’s worth to mention that these materials are donated by UNRWA, WFP, UNFPA, IOM and UNICEF.
SARC Livelihood team jointly with ICRC delegation paid a visit to Qara village in Rural Damascus on 19 February. The visit aimed to evaluate the wheat seeds project which was launched in cooperation with SARC Qara sub branch, and an assessment to farmers’ needs. It’s worth to mention that Livelihood project helps 1700 families in Rural Damascus areas.
The collective kitchen in SARC Al Dumayr sub branch in cooperation with the city council and local community prepared about 60000 meals during last November and December. These meals targeted the families who came from eastern areas to Al Tadrip Al Jamee and Adra School, noting that the raw items in the kitchen are donated by the local community and ICRC.