Philippine Red Cross
Red Cross/Red Crescent Movement based in Philippines

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Philippine Red Cross to construct thousands of houses in Iloilo

Iloilo-- With the arrival of a ship bearing crates of GI sheets in Iloilo, the Philippine Red Cross can now begin the large scale shelter operations in the province.

Thousands of families devastated by typhoon Yolanda in Eastern Visayas are going to have houses soon, with Iloilo as the first province to receive a large shipment of GI sheets in Eastern Visayas.

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Red Cross Ships Crates of GI Sheets for Shelter Projects in Typhoon Yolanda Affected Areas

Philippine Red Cross chairman Richard Gordon supervises the loading of 185 crates of GI sheets, each one containing 350 sheets, which is going to be shipped to the province of Iloilo.

Chairman Gordon said that '' these GI sheets will benefit thousands of families in the areas devastated by typhoon Yolanda. We are committed to helping the people of Eastern Visayas to get back on their feet. Shelter is a big part of that, so is livelihood, and that is our top priority."

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Red Cross continues its efforts to help communities affected by Typhoon Mario

Manila, Philippines -- As typhoon Mario (international name Fung Wong) weakens and exits the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR), the Philippine Red Cross (PRC) continues to be in full swing in assessing and responding to the immediate needs of thousands of families in various areas affected by the storm.

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ICRC President lauds partnership with Philippine Red Cross in Yolanda recovery

Basey, Samar -- After viewing the progress of communities in the areas hit by typhoon Yolanda, the President of the International Committee of the Red Cross said that the partnership with the Philippine Red Cross in implementing the recovery efforts can be modeled and used in other places in the world.

ICRC President Peter Maurer told a gathering of volunteers and staff of the Philippine Red Cross during a visit to Samar that “ our partnership is highly inspiring, and for which, I am extremely grateful."

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Top PRC, ICRC officials inspect progress of recovery efforts in Samar

Basey, Samar – Philippine Red Cross officials together with the President of the International Committee of the Red Cross assessed recovery efforts during a visit on Monday in Samar almost ten months after typhoon Yolanda devastated Eastern Visayas.

Philippine Red Cross Chairman Richard Gordon accompanied ICRC President Peter Maurer during the visit to inspect the steady and rapid progress of recovery in Samar.

JOBS

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PRC is looking for a Finance & Administration Advisor

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Closing date: 28 Nov 2014 Philippine National Red Cross

Position Title: Finance & Administration Advisor – Australian Red Cross

Position Purpose: To provide financial & administrative support and guidance to staff working on Australian Red Cross (ARC) supported programs and activities delivered in partnership with the Philippine Red Cross (PRC).

Tasks include but are not limited to:

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PRC is looking for a Project Manager

Job
Closing date: 28 Nov 2014 Philippine National Red Cross

Position Title: Project Manager – Million Volunteer Run

Purpose: To plan, promote and manage the Philippine Red Cross Million Volunteer Run project end to end, supporting all facets of the event and leading a team of staff and volunteers to success.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

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PRC is looking for Internal Auditors

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Closing date: 28 Nov 2014 Philippine National Red Cross

Position Purpose: To complete auditing and evaluation as part of the Philippine Red Cross (PRC) Internal Audit team delivering reporting and recommendations to the Internal Audit Manager regarding strengthening of internal practice.

Tasks include but are not limited to: