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

All Updates

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16 Aug 2016 description

As the increasing cases of dengue continuously sweep the Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR), Philippine Red Cross (PRC) extended their response through conducting their Basic Health and Care Unit (BHCU) operation to aid the dengue patients last July 30 in La Trinidad, Benguet.

16 Aug 2016 description

As heavy rains spawned by the southwest monsoon or Habagat continue almost ceaselessly, Philippine Red Cross (PRC) volunteers also work without letup, monitoring the situation in the affected areas of Northern and Central Luzon, Metro Manila and portions of Calabarzon.

02 May 2016 description

More than 1,900 completed shelters made for typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) affected families in Bantayan Island in Cebu were formally turned over to the beneficiaries by the Philippine Red Cross (PRC) on May 1, 2016.

The shelter project in Bantayan Island, particularly in the municipalities of Madridejos and Bantayan, were done by the PRC in partnership with German Red Cross and was done under PRC’s Typhoon Haiyan Recovery Program. More than 500 houses are still to be built in Bantayan Island for those who lost their homes to typhoon Yolanda in November 2013.

22 Mar 2016 description

Philippine Red Cross (PRC) joined other stakeholders in promoting awareness on the global water crisis and the importance of handwashing for children who usually fall prey to water-related diseases, during the Presidential Conference on WASH in Schools, organized by Rotary International last March 18-19, 2016 at the Marriot Hotel in Pasay City.

09 Mar 2016 description

In view of the recent news of an American woman who tested positive for the Zika virus after a four-week visit to the Philippines, the Philippine Red Cross (PRC) reiterated its message for the public to remain vigilant against the Zika virus by preventing carrier mosquitoes from breeding.

“Although there is no outbreak of Zika in the country yet, I urge everyone not to be complacent. Always be vigilant against Zika or Dengue carrying mosquitoes,” said PRC chairman Richard Gordon.

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Jobs

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22 Sep 2016 description
job Closing date: 30 Sep 2016 Philippine National Red Cross

POSITION PURPOSE

Ensure an efficient and effective monitoring of PRC services to the targeted beneficiaries based on the Plan of Actions (Movement Partners supported) under Typhoon Haiyan Recovery Program

Responsible in the monitoring and coordination of the projects within Chapter/s area of responsibility covered by the Project.

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES

Key Result Area

Duties and Responsibilities

· Directly reports to the Movement Coordinator in Manila

15 Sep 2016 description
job Closing date: 30 Sep 2016 Philippine National Red Cross

Background

The American Red Cross is jointly implementing a recovery program with the Philippine Red Cross (PRC) called “Tindog Tabang Leytana” (TTL). The project facilitates community and household recovery through a range of interventions in the areas of water and sanitation, shelter and settlements, livelihoods, community-based health and disaster risk reduction.

The project is based in Leyte covering 4 municipalities and 23 barangays or villages. The project began in July 2014 and is expected to conclude between June and December 2017.

10 Aug 2016 description
job Closing date: 30 Sep 2016 Philippine National Red Cross

Position Purpose: To deliver and manage financial support by preparing and maintaining financial records and statements related to programs and services delivered by the Philippine Red Cross

Tasks include but are not limited to:

· Manage and coordinate cash flow, cost control management and payments

· Assist the program team with the purchase process, recording, summarizing and classifying financial transactions

12 Feb 2016 description
job Closing date: 30 Sep 2016 Philippine National Red Cross

Tasks include but are nit limited to:

12 Feb 2016 description
job Closing date: 30 Sep 2016 Philippine National Red Cross

Tasks include but are not limited to: