Meeting the needs of the people in Swaida of bread requires increasing the production of the bakeries that are affected by the electricity suspension and power generators failures.The water and sanitation team at SARC Swaida Branch provided the bakeries with electric generation set with the capacity of 300 KVA for the automatic bakery in Swaida City and with the capacity of 80 KVA for the reserve bakery in AlQrayya Town, The generators are provided by ICRC.
Water & Sanitation Team SARC- Swaida Branch in cooperation with local community water institution and supported by the International Committee of the Red Cross installed a new water pipeline (22000 meters) in length and (160 millimeters) in diameter to ensure the access of safe drinking water in sufficient quantities to the people in Al-Kafer Town and to avoid the wastage and leakage problem as a result of the old decomposed water pumping system there. The project began on the first of this month and is scheduled to be implement within 60 days..
People in Maloula area depends on agricultural works as livelihood, so water and sanitation team in SARC’s Rural Damascus Branch went to Maloula to check the situation and work on securing the families’ needs and the irrigation water system there. On Thursday 28/4/2016,the team revisited the area along with a delegation from International Committee of Red Cross (ICRC) and members from the Ministry of Environment. This visit was aimed to study the irrigation systems and the possibility of supplying them with new networks and equipping wells they specialize in agriculture and evaluation the solar panels to feed the wells. These activities are… Read More »
SARC’s Water and Sanitation team in Rural Damascus Branch exerts intensive efforts to secure clean water to all areas and serve the beneficiaries. On 17/3/2016 water and sanitation team finished distributing 175 water tanks of (1m cubic each) for arrival families in Jdeidat Artouz town with , after assessing 143 unfinished buildings and notice the urgent need for these tanks.
The Sub Branch of SARC’s Rural Damascus Branch in Al-Tall area works on secure the necessary needs for the arrivals families, where the Water and Sanitation team is rehabilitation the sewage system in “Al Mahabbah” shelter which included 98 families during February. Also the health promotion team in SARC Al Tall Sub Branch assessed the needs for children in 48 schools, and in cooperation with relief team distributed these materials (43 stationery baskets, 48 creative groups, 480 water gallon, 96 healthy baskets, 96 Kitchen baskets, 59 waterproofs), the distribution finished on Tuesday 9/2/2016