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

Position Purpose: To support the Philippine Red Cross by assisting HR responsibilities related to Typhoon Haiyan recovery programs.

Tasks include but are not limited to:

· Prepares report on the updated Monthly monitoring chart of Job Vacancies

· Receives CV’s of applicants and sorts according to course/qualifications

· Conduct screenings and interviews of candidates

· Maintains and updates 201 files of TTL Staff

· Streamline HR Trackers (TTL list of Staff, Leave Tracker, Contract Tracker, Payroll Information Tracker)

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

The Support Services department covers all traditional support services functions including the Administration for the American Red Cross office in Manila. Admin Assistant is require to cooperate and work closely with the Haiyan team based in Manila as well as the TTL office in Tacloban in order to provide efficient support services based on standards of quality, competitive cost and time criteria. Reporting Line: He / She reports to the Partnership Coordinator.

Job duties and responsibilities

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

26 Jul 2016 description
job Closing date: 31 Aug 2016 Philippine National Red Cross

POSITION/TITLE: NATIONAL Water and Sanitation Consultant, Philippines (OPEN TO FILIPINO NATIONALS ONLY)**

REPORTING TO: Water and Sanitation Manager who shall provide overall supervision and technical assistance wherever needed.

15 Oct 2015 description
job Closing date: 31 Aug 2016 Philippine National Red Cross

Position Purpose: To support the coordination and implementation of Water and Sanitation (WATSAN) projects related to Typhoon Haiyan Recovery programs and activities delivered in partnership by the Philippine Red Cross & the American Red Cross.

Tasks include but are not limited to:

• Assist with and act as a focal point all aspects of organizing and implementing WATSAN based programs and activities

• Complete field visits, communicating outcomes & reporting on outcomes as required