October 14th, 2018 ― Doha: Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) has recently completed the external monitoring of the polio vaccination of children in Syria, in partnership with the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) and the World Health Organization (WHO).
A trained QRCS team accompanied the vaccination personnel across Afrin City to monitor the vaccination process and ensure compliance with international standards.
October 13th, 2018 ― Doha: Under its large-scale response to the humanitarian crisis in Al-Hudaydah, Yemen, Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) has breathed life into the collapsing health sector in Sanaa.
A new plan is in progress to provide primary health care for the population displaced from Al-Hudaydah due to the recent escalation of violence.
It is based on an appeal issued by the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) to mobilize international humanitarian support for the internally displaced persons (IDPs) in Sanaa.
October 11th, 2018 ― Doha: Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) has launched its 'Little Hearts' program, with a plan to treat 45 children with congenital heart defects in Afghanistan.
At a total cost of $151,000, the kids will undergo cardiac catheterization procedures at the Amiri Medical Complex in Kabul. The 8-day program is coordinated with the Afghan Red Crescent Society (ARCS) and Afghanistan's Ministry of Health.
October 7th, 2018 ― Doha: Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) has taken part in a fundraising campaign supervised by the Regulatory Authority for Charitable Activities (RACA) to mobilize national and international support for Gaza.
Under the theme of "Gaza Deserves to Live", the drive is aimed at pushing forward the development and reconstruction of Gaza, whose 2 million population live in a severe calamity amid blockade and closure of border crossings for 10 years now.
October 6th, 2018 ― Doha: Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Afghan Red Crescent Society (ARCS) to launch the 13th edition of the 'Little Hearts' program.
Under the agreement, 45 children with congenital heart defects will undergo cardiac catheterization procedures, at a total cost of $151,000 (or QR 550,000) raised from the contributions of benevolent donors in Qatar.
Scope of Work:
To install standardized and effective Health Care System, able to upgrade the level of PHC services in side Syria, which will nominate the QRCS as an one of the leading bodies in the PHC field in the mission’s working areas.
Duties & Responsibilities:
1- Prepare the annual budget for health care program, in addition to the implementation plan, and submit it to the director of the medical department.