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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04 Nov 2017 description
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November 4th, 2017 ― Doha: Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Action for the Needy in Ethiopia (ANE), to conduct humanitarian projects for the benefit of refugees and host communities in the country.

The new plan is in implementation of an MoU signed with Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD) in June 2017 to launch a humanitarian programme at a cost of $3 million (nearly QR 11 million).

30 Oct 2017 description

October 30th, 2017 ― Doha: Qatar Red Crescent Society's (QRCS) Mission in Gaziantep, Turkey, has held its sixth course on basics and fundamentals of humanitarian action, legal framework for delivery of aid in armed conflict, and Islamic teachings on charity work.

Attended by 39 humanitarian personnel inside Syria, the two-day course was conducted via WebEx at QRCS's center in Al-Dana Town, Idlib, north of Syria. It was delivered by Dr. Saad Rostom, Manager, QRCS's International Humanitarian Law (IHL) and Islamic Law promotion project.

23 Oct 2017 description
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October 23rd, 2017 ― Doha: Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Arsal Municipality and the Medical Islamic Association to provide equipment for a charity medical unit in Arsal, Bekaa Region, east of Lebanon.

The project would upgrade primary health care to include high-quality medical and follow-up, helping fill the gap in medical services available for the Syrian refugees and the host community.

16 Oct 2017 description
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October 16th, 2017 ― Doha: Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) has initiated a new project to support the government-run Nasser Medical Complex in Khan Yunis, southern Gaza Strip, at a total cost of $284,000 (QR 1,025,920).

In coordination with the Palestinian Ministry of Health (MoH), QRCS's mission in Gaza is implementing a plan to renovate and develop the Coronary Care Unit (CCU), giving a much-needed help for cardiac patients in the enclave.

15 Oct 2017 description

Celebrate Global Handwashing Day to promote handwashing with soap throughout the world.
It is a way to support a global and local culture of handwashing with soap, shine a spotlight on the state of handwashing in each country, and raise awareness about the benefits of handwashing with soap.

Jobs

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07 Dec 2017 description
job Closing date: 21 Dec 2017 Qatar Red Crescent Society

**Scope of Work :
Provide support & assistant 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, providing assistant to all M&E tasks & communication with internal platforms under the leadership and guidance of the M&E and NA Coordinator. **

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