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

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16 May 2017 description

At the culmination of Philippine Red Cross’ (PRC) month-long 70th anniversary celebration on May 9, the organization proudly announced yet another milestone: the use of “small cellular” technology to power PRC’s SOS cell network, which will enable people to call, text, and connect to the Internet in calamity areas.

10 Apr 2017 description

The Philippine Red Cross (PRC) has deployed ambulances, 6x6 truck, rescue vehicle, generator sets, Welfare teams, food and medical and family tents as part of its emergency and relief efforts for the magnitude 5.6 and 6.0 earthquakes that shook Mabini, Batangas, and nearby towns at 3:07 p.m. and 3:09 p.m., respectively, on April 8, 2017, Saturday.

Four days prior, on April 4, the province also experienced an earthquake, a magnitude 5.5 tremor with epicenter in Tingloy.

09 Apr 2017 description

Philippine Red Cross (PRC) has helped a thousand individuals so far, including 75 OB maternal and 20 post-surgery patients, in its swift relief and rescue response to the magnitude 5.6 and 6.0 earthquakes that shook Mabini, Batangas, and nearby towns at 3:07 p.m. and 3:09 p.m., respectively, on April 8, 2017, Saturday.

PRC was first on the scene and has since stepped up its relief and assistance efforts for yesterday’s twin disasters, as well as for affected population of the magnitude 5.5 earthquake that hit nearby Tingloy, Batangas, on April 4, Tuesday.

07 Apr 2017 description

The Philippine Red Cross (PRC) Welfare Services and medical teams were first on the scene to give relief and rescue assistance to the people of Batangas after a magnitude 5.5 earthquake shook the province on Tuesday, April 4.

14 Mar 2017 description

Rubb Halls, ambulances, emergency field hospitals, rescue trucks, pay loaders, water tankers, generators, and thousands of doctors, emergency medical technicians (EMTs), surgeons, trained first aiders, and Red Cross 143 volunteers—the Philippine Red Cross (PRC) has mobilized its entire system in anticipation of the “Big One.”

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Jobs

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22 May 2017 description
job Closing date: 05 Jun 2017 Philippine National Red Cross

This Final Evaluation focuses on outcomes and the overall goal (specific objectives and overall objective), as well as processes that allowed the level of progress achieved, resources put into the programme compared to results, and indications of sustainability of processes initiated. Its purpose is to carry out an assessment to measure the relevance, effectiveness/efficiency, sustainability, coherence and –when possible - impact of the Project;

22 May 2017 description
job Closing date: 05 Jun 2017 Philippine National Red Cross

This Final Evaluation focuses on outcomes and the overall goal (specific objectives and overall objective), as well as processes that allowed the level of progress achieved, resources put into the programme compared to results, and indications of sustainability of processes initiated. Its purpose is to carry out an assessment to measure the relevance, effectiveness/efficiency, sustainability, coherence and –when possible - impact of the Project;

22 May 2017 description
job Closing date: 05 Jun 2017 Philippine National Red Cross

Partners for Resilience 2016-2020 aims to strengthen the capacity for Integrated Risk Management dialogue, to embark on distinct trajectories within the three domains (policy, practice and investment) to ensure that the needs of vulnerable people are incorporated in policies, investments and practice.

12 Feb 2016 description
job Closing date: 31 May 2017 Philippine National Red Cross

Tasks include but are not limited to:

• Provide technical expertise with all aspects of organizing and implementing Shelter based programs and activities and Complete field visits and assessments

• Train and support community based volunteers and key contacts supporting the Shelter based programs

• Provide general administrative support

• Coordinate as required with program partners, Local Government Units, construction companies and communities regarding development and implementation

Minimum Required Profile:

27 Aug 2015 description
job Closing date: 31 May 2017 Philippine National Red Cross

The Warehouse Assistant and Forklift Operator will support the program team for implementing TTL(Tindog Tabang Leyteno) program in partnership with American Red Cross. The aim is to provide appropriate recovery support for the most vulnerable families affected by the typhoon Haiyan in Leyte. The project is almost in its last year of completion with staff capacity building activities (project implementation phase is July 2014 to December 2017).

Duties and Responsibilities: