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

All Updates

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19 May 2018 description

May 19th, 2018 ― Doha: Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD) and Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) have signed a $12 million funding agreement to support the displaced communities in Syria, as well as the Syrian refugees in neighboring countries, under the umbrella of the United Nations.
The agreement was signed by Ali Abdullah Al-Dabbagh, Executive Director of Corporate Strategy at QFFD, and Rashid Saad Al-Mohannadi, Director of Relief and International Development at QRCS.

14 May 2018 description
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May 14th, 2018 ― Doha: Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) has completed a relief project for the Rohingya refugees who fled the violence in Rakhine, Myanmar, to Bangladesh.

A total of 2,000 households (12,000 people) benefited from food and nonfood aid worth $37,800 (nearly QR 138,000), donated by a benevolent Qatari who requested anonymity.

Over the past two months, QRCS's relief personnel in Bangladesh distributed supplementary food parcels and cooking fuel at Rohingya refugee camps in Cox's Bazar City.

13 May 2018 description
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May 13th, 2018 ― Doha: Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) has launched a new economic empowerment project for poor Palestinian households in the City of AlQuds, with a budget of $310,794 (around QR 1.1 million).

The purpose of the project is to help the households with orphans and poor people registered with the Zakat Al-Quds Committee.

By providing the needy households with a stable source of income, the project will alleviate poverty, raise living standards, and give a boost to the local market.

12 May 2018 description
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May 12th, 2018 ― Doha: Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) has distributed more than 7,300 winterization bags to Syrian students in Lebanon.

Under the Warm Winter campaign, the distributions covered 3,195 students in Arsal, 2,784 students in Central and Western Bekaa, and 1,391 students in the North Governorate.

Ranging 4-14 years of age, the beneficiaries received bags containing muchneeded winterization clothing such as jackets, pajamas, hats, scarves, shoes, socks, and gloves.

06 May 2018 description
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May 6th, 2018 ― Doha: Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD) and Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) have signed an $8 million funding agreement to address the humanitarian and medical needs of more than 623,000 beneficiaries in Libya.

The agreement was signed by Misfer Hamad Al-Shahwani, Director of Development Projects at QFFD, and Rashid Saad Al-Mohannadi, Director of Relief and International Development at QRCS.

Jobs

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04 May 2018 description
job Closing date: 24 Jun 2018 Qatar Red Crescent Society

Job Purpose:

Manage the Medical Program and all the related issues (Primary healthcare system, mobile campaign, educational health program) in Libya’s mission.

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03 May 2018 description
job Closing date: 24 May 2018 Qatar Red Crescent Society

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01 May 2018 description
job Closing date: 20 May 2018 Qatar Red Crescent Society

Scope of Work:

Provide support & assistance to the M&E and NA unit operations in terms of Monitoring & Evaluation. Support M&E systems for direct and partner implementation in Turkey and North Syria in alignment with QRCS & international humanitarian principles. Also, supporting all M&E tasks & communication with internal platforms under the leadership and guidance of the M&E and NA Coordinator.

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Strategic: