Qatar Red Crescent is a volunteer charitable organization that was established in March, 1978. It was an international recognition in 1981 by the International Committee of the Red Cross in Geneva, and joined the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent in the same year.
Al-Zerba Primary Health Care Center Bombed
November 24th, 2015 ― Doha: Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) and Physicians Across Continents (PAC Global) have issued an official statement expressing their deep sorrow at the assault against Al-Zerba Town, southern Aleppo Countryside, on Sunday, which caused severe damage but no casualties.
Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) relief staff inside Syria are working hard to meet the needs of families affected by the Syrian conflict and improve their living conditions despite the security and humanitarian hardships.
QRCS mission in Turkey launched a new project to provide clean drinking water for local communities, at a total cost of $22,500.
Many Syrian areas and towns suffer a severe lack of water due to vandalism, cut-off, and destroyed water infrastructure. Locals resort to alternative means of securing water for drinking, irrigation, and other uses.
Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) mission in Gaza is going on with its $135,000 psychological support program for the victims of 2014 Gaza War.
A disaster simulation scenario was conducted to build the capacity of disaster management staff at Palestine Red Crescent Society (PRCS).
At the beach of Khan Younes, southern Gaza, the practical drill involved tsunami sweeping houses and shops, amid ambulance sirens, victims everywhere, and volunteers rushing to help.
QR2mln for 28,000 Refugees
In continued commitment to the help of Syrians affected by the five-year conflict in their country, Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) has launched a new winterization project for the Syrian refugees in Arsal, Lebanon, with a total budget of $569,687 (QR 2,071,660).
Unified GCC Humanitarian Efforts
Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) has signed an MoU with Kuwait Red Crescent Society (KRCS) to help the affected by the 5-year Syrian conflict, as part of the unified Syria relief efforts agreed upon during the meetings of senior Red Crescent officials at the Gulf Cooperation Council.
The MoU was signed by Mr. Saleh bin Ali Al-Mohannadi, QRCS Secretary-General, and Dr. Mosaed Alenzi on behalf of Dr. Helal Musaed Al-Sayer, KRCS President.
1 - Develop and implement an effective communication policy in QRCS Turkey in coordination with the HQ.
2- Develop and implement the media and communications strategy that would deliver a clear message about QRCS Turkey ِachievements & implemented projects inside Syria in coordination with the HQ. 3- Develop an effective communication channels with the media providers (TV Channels, Radio Station, ...)
4- Coordinate closely with the filed media contractor & the media Dep. in the HQ to ensure implementing the strategy within all QRCS Media Reports.