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.
March 25th, 2017 ― Doha: Qatar Red Crescent (QRCS) has delivered cancer medications to Yemen's National Oncology Center. The $118,630 medical supplies were donated by Qatar's Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC). Dr. Abdul-Wahab Al-Nahmi, Director of National Oncology Center, thanked QRCS and the State of Qatar for this vital support, as the center suffers shortages in many chemotherapy medicines. "Thousands of cancer patients have difficulty finding their prescriptions.
March 20th, 2017 ― Doha: As part of the bilateral cooperation to help the Syrians affected by recent escalation, Qatar Red Crescent (QRCS) and Kuwait Red Crescent Society (KRCS) have launched several food security projects at a total cost of $500,000 (QR 1.8 million).
Under the emergency response project for the internally displaced people (IDPs) of Aleppo, 6,000 food packages are currently delivered to 6,000 families (30,000 people) at shelter centers and camps as well as host households, to help them secure their basic food needs.
March 19th, 2017 ― Doha: Qatar Red Crescent (QRCS) has completed the second phase of the project to rehabilitate and operate the 22 May Primary Health Care Center in Al-Mudhaffar District, the Taiz Governorate, Yemen.
Done in cooperation with the Yemen Medical Charitable Society (YMCS), the project cost $110,000 (QR 400,000), funded by Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD).
March 18th, 2017 ― Doha: Qatar Red Crescent (QRCS) is going on with its humanitarian intervention in Myanmar, with a series of health projects for 5,000 families (25,000 people), at a total cost of $485,513.
As a transition from relief to development, the program involves rehabilitation of health infrastructure, provision of medical care through mobile clinics, and capacity building for local medics.
These projects are coordinated with Myanmar Red Cross Society (MRC) and the Health Department in Rakhine State.
Lamia, 45 years old, a Syrian female living in camps in Taanayel (Bekaa), with a broad smile on her face, recounted her story of defeating breast cancer.
“I discovered a lump while doing a self examination..I heard about the breast cancer clinic here and I decided to get medical help”. Lamia underwent the necessary echography which led to total mastectomy. Instead of living in fear of recurrence, she is confidently adapting to the change in her life and awaits further treatment with chemotherapy and radiology, to ensure that the disease does not spread again.
Country Manager is responsible for ensuring that QRCS's programs in Ethiopia contribute to QRCS's vision of "a world of hope, tolerance and social justice, where poverty has been eliminated and people live with dignity and security". Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) invests in support the building of resilience of local communities – every day, in times of crisis and for our future. around the world, we give local and vulnerable communities, the opportunity to strengthen their resilience. By transforming local communities’ lives now, we change the course of their future.
Implementation, preparation, bookkeeping, and registration for all accounting of Qatar Red Crescent mission’s activities in Ethiopia under the supervision of the head of mission, and in coordination with accountants in other departments if they exist, financial and accounting coordination in the mission to ensure the financial and accounting implementation of it’s programs efficiently. And provide the required technical support to the flow of financial flows coming from the mainquarters for projects smoothly.
The preparation and issuance of financial reports on projects and the administrative expenses of the mission’s office, and reviewing it with the financial administration in Doha.
Prepare and organize accounts, compliance with accounting guidelines, and review accounting restrictions for all operations of Qatar Red Crescent’s Office in Libya in accordance with the sound accounting principles and rules in the approved financial accounts guide.
Implementation, preparation, bookkeeping, and registration for all accounting of Qatar Red Crescent mission’s activities in Afghanistan under the supervision of the head of mission, and in coordination with accountants in other departments if they exist, financial and accounting coordination in the mission to ensure the financial and accounting implementation of it’s programs efficiently. And provide the required technical support to the flow of financial flows coming from the mainquarters for projects smoothly.
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