GENERAL SITUATION & TURKISH RED CRESCENT ACTIVITIES
Due to excessive rainfall in the Macedonian capital Skopje, causing floods resulting in the deaths of 22 people, two personnel from the agency were assigned to assist in humanitrian operations.
The team participated in the civil society organization Flood Coordination Centres efforts to distribute humanitarian aid in Skopje, including post-flood activities such as; hygiene and cleanliness. The personnel returned on 11.11.2016 ending the operational activities. Since the beginning of the operation, the Turkish Red Crescent has sent 409,347.10-USD worth of Humanitarian aid to Macedonia.
During the course of the Macedonia humanitarian Relief operations; food parcels, non-food items (sofas, carpets, clothing etc..), water & sanitation, White goods (refrigerators & Washing machines) and various other Relief items were delivered and distributed to people in need.