Qatar Red Crescent
Red Cross/Red Crescent Movement based in Qatar

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.

All Updates

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23 May 2017 description
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March, 2017 ― Doha: Qatar Red Crescent's (QRCS) mission in Yemen has commenced the operation of the Al-Thawrah Health Complex in Al-Thawrah District, Amanat Al-Asemah, in cooperation with Yemen's Ministry of Public Health & Population (MOPHP).

The six-month project will cost $126,200 (nearly QR 460,000), funded by Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD).

With this support, the complex would continue to serve the internally displaced people (IDPs) from various governorates to Sanaa.

The project involves:

20 May 2017 description
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May 20 th , 2017 ― Doha: Qatar Red Crescent (QRCS) has made progress in the comprehensive humanitarian intervention plan it is conducting for the people affected by the ongoing crisis in Mosul, Iraq.

With funding from Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD), QRCS's relief teams has made activities to support the health care, water, and sanitation conditions of the internally displaced people (IDPs).

15 May 2017 description

May 15th, 2017 ― Doha: Qatar Red Crescent's (QRCS) mission in Somalia is set to initiate Ramadan projects worth nearly QR 5.5 million, for the vulnerable groups, to help improve their living standards and mitigate the impact of the three-year drought.

Under its annual Ramadan Iftar, QRCS will distribute food packages to poor families, at a total cost of QR 400,680. Lasting for 15 days each, these distributions will benefit 2,500 families (12,500 people).

06 May 2017 description
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May 6 th , 2017 ― Doha: Qatar Red Crescent's (QRCS) mission in Yemen completed the second phase of a project to distribute cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) collection machines to 430 needy infants with hydrocephalus, at a total cost of $120,000 (QR 436,800).

This phase covered 100 kids. Preparations are underway for the third phase, which is planned to commence this month.

02 May 2017 description

May 2nd, 2017 ― Doha: Qatar Red Crescent (QRCS) has delivered two ambulance vehicles to the Palestinian Red Crescent Society (PRCS), at a total cost of $145,000.

The new supplies are part of QRCS's Gaza Relief Program launched after the Gaza war in 2014, with an overall budget of nearly $8 million.

During the handover ceremony, Dr. Akram Nassar, Head of QRCS Mission in Gaza, emphasized the organization's support for its Palestinian counterpart in relation to capacity-building and emergency preparedness.

Jobs

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16 May 2017 description
job Closing date: 29 May 2017 Qatar Red Crescent Society

Scope of the work:

Under the direct supervision of the Head of HR Unit, the HR Specialist will make sure the day to day HR functions are performed in accordance of QRCS policies and procedures.

The HR Specialist will provide support in executing the full range of HR functions (recruitment, employee relations, HR administration).

Duties & Responsibilities:

27 Apr 2017 description
job Closing date: 31 May 2017 Qatar Red Crescent Society

Position Summary:

As part of the Syria Response program, QRC seeks a Health Care Coordinator to provide managerial and technical expertise, knowledge for a Primary & Secondary healthcare program. Also, to reduce morbidity and mortality in vulnerable displaced and host populations through the provision of emergency healthcare, and maternal and child health services.

Essential Duties and responsibilities:

Health Care Management: