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19 أغسطس 2014

Specialist teams scale-up efforts to help earthquake survivors in Yunnan, China

The Red Cross Society of China's volunteer have been working to bring shelter and water to communities affected by the Yunnan earthquake.
Drought exhausts affected  communities in Syria
19 أغسطس 2014

Drought exhausts affected communities in Syria

“The drought will place further strain on communities who have already largely exhausted their resources. With low levels of income, purchasing power decreases
Nepal:  Thousands displaced by floods and landslides
19 أغسطس 2014

Nepal: Thousands displaced by floods and landslides

Heavy monsoon rains in Nepal have caused extensive flooding and several landslides throughout the country.
South Africa Red Cross dispel sex workers myths in HIV education
18 أغسطس 2014

South Africa Red Cross dispel sex workers myths in HIV education

When MG first arrived in the dusty transit town of Musina, northern South Africa – fleeing from the fighting Zimbabwe in 2008 – as an undocumented worker, she started off doing odd jobs.
Ahmad al-Hannoun, 24 years old, Dier Ezzor branch, Syrian Arab Red Crescent
18 أغسطس 2014

Ahmad al-Hannoun, 24 years old, Dier Ezzor branch, Syrian Arab Red Crescent

I have been volunteering with the Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) Deir Ezzor branch since the end of 2007.
Ahmad Shihab, Information officer, Quneitra branch, Syrian Arab Red Crescent
18 أغسطس 2014

Ahmad Shihab, Information officer, Quneitra branch, Syrian Arab Red Crescent

I have been a volunteer with the Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) Quneitra branch for five years.
Manar al-Sayed Darra, Idleb branch, Syrian Arab Red Crescent
18 أغسطس 2014

Manar al-Sayed Darra, Idleb branch, Syrian Arab Red Crescent

I decided to join the Syrian Arab Red Crescent(SARC) Idleb branch when I saw one of SARC volunteers taking an injured person to hospital. The work he did inspired me to join and to become a volunteer.
Samia Al Bish, Damascus branch, Syrian Arab Red Crescent
18 أغسطس 2014

Samia Al Bish, Damascus branch, Syrian Arab Red Crescent

I am a first-aider and a first aid trainer. I’m also a Media graduate, and the founder of the Al Bish Swimming School and the General Secretary of the Syrian Lifesaving Committee.
Amjad Hamza, Sweida Branch, Syrian Arab Red Crescent
18 أغسطس 2014

Amjad Hamza, Sweida Branch, Syrian Arab Red Crescent

My name is Amjad Hamza. I have a degree in Economics , and my major is Banks and Insurance. Now I'm a first-year Master of Business Administration student. I've been a volunteer in the Syrian Arab Red Crescent since 2005.
Volunteer Muhannad Faour, Relief Department, Hama Branch, Syrian Arab Red Crescent
18 أغسطس 2014

Volunteer Muhannad Faour, Relief Department, Hama Branch, Syrian Arab Red Crescent

Here at Hama branch of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC), amongst the hustle and bustle of work, I have been talking with my colleagues about what it means to be a volunteer.

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