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22 Jan 2018 description
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January 21st, 2017 ― Doha: Qatar Red Crescent Society's (QRCS) relief team in South Sudan has completed the distribution of 187 tons of food supplies to 8,000 victims of famine in the Unity State. The $300,000 project was conducted in partnership with Kuwait Red Crescent Society (KRCS) and the World Food Programme (WFP).

17 Jan 2018 description
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January 17th, 2017 ― Doha: In response to the alarming humanitarian situation in South Sudan, Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) has launched a relief intervention to help the victims of famine in the war-torn country, at a total cost of $300,000.

Co-implemented by Kuwait Red Crescent Society (KRCS) and the World Food Programme (WFP), the programme involves delivering 187 tons of popular food items like maize, cereals, and vegetable oil.

The food supplies were procured from neighboring countries and stored at WFP's warehouses, in coordination with local authorities.

31 Jul 2017 description
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July 31st, 2017 ― Doha: Qatar Red Crescent (QRCS) is pursuing its humanitarian programme to secure urgent needs for the communities affected by cholera in the Republic of South Sudan.

Funded by Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD), the programme covers cholera, water and sanitation, and hygiene (WASH), as well as shelter and capacity-building.

02 Mar 2017 description

In a quick response to the famine crisis in South Sudan, Qatar Red Crescent (QRCS) has activated its Disaster Management Information Center (DMIC) to closely monitor the situation. Preparations are underway to send a relief mission to the country for damage and needs assessment.

18 Jan 2017 description
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January 18th , 2017 ― Doha: Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) has recently completed a number of water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) projects in the states of Central Equatoria and Northern Bahr El-Ghazal, the Republic of South Sudan.

Benefiting up to 84,600 people, these deliveries are part of a whole scheme undertaken by QRCS and Adeso, an African charity and development agency, with funding from Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD).