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16 Aug 2018 description

SARC delivered humanitarian aid convoy consisted of 21 trucks to Bousra Al-Sham on Thursday, August 16, 2018.

The trucks are loaded with 7500 blankets, 3000 mattresses, 3000 mats, 3000 jerry-cans, 1500 hygiene kits, 1500 kitchen kits, solar lamps, plastic sheets, medical supplies, medicines, raising awareness brochures, nutrition items, high energy biscuit and sanitary napkins provided by UNICEF, UNFPA, WHO and UNHCR.

09 Aug 2018 description

In Eastern Ghouta, Zamalka and Erbin areas received humanitarian aid convoy delivered by SARC on Aug 9, 2018.

The convoy consisted of 27 trucks loaded with 7000 food parcels, 7000 flour bags, 7500 blankets, 3500 kitchen kits, 3500 plastic sheets, lamps, medical supplies, raising awareness brochures, peanut butter, high energy biscuit, sanitary napkins, diapers for babies and adults and jerrycans provided by WFP, UNICEF, UNFPA, WHO and UNHCR.

06 Aug 2018 description

On an emergency response to Yarmouk Basin in Daraa, Syria, SARC teams, among them pharmacists and doctors, accompanied with ambulances and mobile clinics headed to Kouaya and Maaria towns on Sunday, August 5, 2018, in order to carry out estimations in fields of relief, water & constructions, hygiene promotion, psychosocial support, productive health, first aid, malnutrition.

23 Jul 2018 description

SARC received the humanitarian aid provided by the French government to the Syrian people on 21/7/2018.

The aid consisted of 50 tons of non-food items (blankets, clothes, family tents, kitchen kits, medicines and medical supplies). SARC will distribute the aid to the due people of the most vulnerable groups.

15 Jul 2018 description

Here, days never go routinely as each day witness a rise up for special people who can be called as heroes.

05 Jul 2018 description

On Sunday, July 01, 2018 SARC in cooperation with UN agencies completed dispatching the second shipment of the humanitarian aid convoy to Douma.

The convoy consisted of 2000 flour bags, 4920 food parcels, 5000 hygiene kits, 8250 blankets, 3330 plastic sheets, 5000 lamps, 5000 family hygiene kits, 21000 diapers, water sterilisation items, nutrition items, dialysis material for 500 sessions, medical supplies, educational brochures and 20 sets designed to raising awareness on crisis risks.

It is worth mentioning that the first shipment was dispatched on June 10, 2018.

01 Jul 2018 description

SARC teams respond to the needs of IDPs from Rural Daraa in three humanitarian corridors and temporary shelters. Between 19th -30th of June 2018, the Syrian Arab Red Crescent carried out the following works:

Rehabilitation of 4 shelters (Jbab temporary shelter, Jbab first shcool, “Al Shaheed Al Sayed Ahmed” school and a kindergarten behind Jbab first school)

Installing 229 tents.

Installing 12 water tanks (with 5m3 capacity) and another 2 with (2m3 capacity) all being filled with fresh water around the clock.

Installing 16 toilets.

16 May 2018 description

For SARC volunteers, destinations are kept by heart as they rush to Eastern Ghouta to carry out their humanitarian duty making it come alive and vibrant.

Throughout 47 days of continuous work, SARC volunteers delivered 103 trucks loaded with humanitarian relief items to Jisrin, Hamouria, Saqba, Kafer Natna, Ein Tarma and Harasta towns. The trucks carried out food parcels, hygiene kits, flour, high-energy biscuit, peanut butter, baby diapers, children clothes, solar energy lamps, water tanks, jerrycans, water bottles, as well as 287.000 bread bags.

13 May 2018 description

SARC’s water and construction teams secured clean water in Ad-Dwair shelter while health awareness promotion teams reached out more than 250 children through didactic and entertainment activities directed at health promotion and lice prevention. They also held awareness sessions on personal hygiene with the participation of 150 teenagers and 300 adults daily.

26 Apr 2018 description

For SARC volunteers, destinations are kept by heart as they rush to Eastern Ghouta to carry out their humanitarian duty making it come alive and vibrant.

Throughout 47 days of continuous work, SARC volunteers delivered 103 trucks loaded with humanitarian relief items to Jisrin, Hamouria, Saqba, Kafer Batna, Ein Tarma and Harasta towns. The trucks carried food parcels, hygiene kits, flour, high-energy biscuit, peanut butter, baby diapers, children clothes, solar energy lamps, water tanks, jerrycans, water bottles, as well as 287.000 bread bags.

23 Apr 2018 description

Damascus/Beirut/Geneva, 23 April 2018 – As the humanitarian catastrophe in Syria continues into its 8th year, the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) and the Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) are appealing for increased support for people affected by the crisis. This plea comes as Governments and international organizations gather for the Second Brussels Conference on supporting the future of Syria and the region.

27 Mar 2018 description

Upon a huge response, SARC teams work actively in humanitarian passages and in sheltering centers to provide humanitarian services for the people coming from Eastern Ghouta. They also rushed with ambulances, mobile clinics and food relief items to lend a hand to the people in Harasta, Saqba, Hamuria and Kafer Batna areas.

On Monday, March 19, 2018, they managed to enter Saqba, Hamuria and Kafer Batna while on Sunday, March 25, 2018, they entered Harasta for the first time with 1500 bread bags.

20 Mar 2018 description

SARC continues its response to meet the needs of more than 54.268 people, who fled Eastern Ghouta through humanitarian passages for makeshift camps in (Ad-Dwair, Adra schools, Hirjeleh, Nashabeih and Maahad Al-Kahraba). SARC provided services consisted of:

– Distribution of 15.000 bread bags, ready to eat meals prepared in SARC-collective kitchens (4 kitchens), canned food parcels and nutrition items (peanuts butter and high energy biscuits).

19 Mar 2018 description

SARC reached towns of Kafr Batna, Saqba and Hamuria in Eastern Ghouta with relief aid convoy (10 trucks) on Monday, March 19, 2018. The trucks are loaded with 2000 food parcels, 3000 bread bags, peanuts butter, high energy biscuits and water bottles provided by ICRC and UNICEF. In addition, two ambulances, mobile clinic and medical team accompanied the convoy to provide primary health care services to the people there.

10 Mar 2018 description

Damascus, March 9th 2018

Aligned with its plan to deliver urgent relief aids to hard-to-reach areas, Syrian Arab Red Crescent has succeeded in entering 3 humanitarian convoys containing lifesaving food and non-food items (medicines, medical supplies, baby milk, and water and sanitation items) to Afrin, Ad-Dar Al-Kabeera in Northern rural Homs, and Eastern Ghouta in collaboration with its humanitarian partners ICRC and UN.

05 Mar 2018 description

The Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) and humanitarian partners delivered 46 truckloads of food relief aid for 27,500 people and health items for more than 70,000 people inside Duma in eastern Ghouta. The convoy included aid from the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), the United Nations, and SARC. The truckloads included food baskets, flour, medical supplies, a kidney treatment facility, baby milk and nutritional foods.

31 Jan 2018 description

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President of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent visited the patients evacuated from Eastern Ghouta

The evacuation mission of 86 people from Eastern Ghouta hasn’t been concluded on the evacuation day (29/12/2017) as humanitarian work in this mission continued and followed by the visit by SARC president, Eng. Khaled Hboubati, and accompanied delegation to the patients, who were transferred to Damascus hospitals (Ibn Alnafees, Al-Moujtahed and Al-Atfal).

31 Dec 2017 description

HEADLINES

  • SARC participated in RCRC Statutory meeting "Power of Humanity"

  • SARC Received the 1st batch of the Rice provided by China

  • SARC warehouses burned out in Qunaitera city

  • More humanitarian relief aid reaches DeirEzzour

  • Relief aid to Al-Mayadeen and Buqrous in rural of Deir Ezzour

  • Children of Aleppo visit the Citadel with SARC

  • Humanitarian aid to Eastern Ghouta

29 Dec 2017 description

Damascus/Beirut/Geneva, 29 December 2017—Syrian Arab Red Crescent volunteers and staff from the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) have successfully transferred 29 people with serious health conditions from eastern Ghouta near Damascus. The patients and their families were transferred to hospitals in Damascus where they will be treated for their illnesses.

04 Nov 2017 description

Syrian Arab Red Crescent reached Al-Rhaebeh town in Rural Damascus with humanitarian relief aid convoy on Tuesday, 31/10/2017.

The convoy, which was delivered in cooperation with the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), consisted of 8 trucks loaded with 1500 food parcels, school bags, water& sanitation and medical items.