Myanmar

Myanmar Red Cross Society

Myanmar: Community health workers receive training about dengue fever, malaria and diarrhoea

Myanmar: Community health workers receive training about dengue fever, malaria and diarrhoea

Kyaw Swe (41) has lived in De Lone Bo village his whole life. This small farming community of 97 families face a number of serious health threats like dengue, malaria, diarrhoea etc.

Red Cross responds to severe flooding in Myanmar

Red Cross responds to severe flooding in Myanmar

Severe flooding in southern Myanmar has caused devastation in many towns and villages with reports of landslides, flash floods and river banks collapsing.

Preparing for Myanmar’s monsoon season

Preparing for Myanmar’s monsoon season

The recent news of Cyclone Mahasen marked the beginning of the 2013 Monsoon season in Myanmar. The storm threatened to sweep across Rakhine State.

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Contact details

Address:

Red Cross Building
No. 42 Strand Road
Botahtaung Township
Yangon

Contact Information:

Tel: (95) (1) 392028/30, (95)(67) 419041
Fax: (95) (1) 392028/30 (ext. 102), (95)(67) 419036
Telex: 21218 BRCROS BM
Telegram: MYANMARCROSS YANGON
Email: ed-mrcs@myanmarredcross.org.mm
Web: http://www.myanmarredcrosssociety.org

Language of correspondence: English

People:

  • President : Professor Dr Tha HLA SHWE
  • 1st Vice President: Dr. Hla Pe
  • 2nd Vice-President: Mr (U) Soe Aung
  • Secretary General/Executive Director: Mr (U) Khin Maung HLA
  • Honorary Treasurer: Mr (U) Kyi
  • Executive Committee Member (Full time): Prof. Dr. (U) Tun Myint
  • Executive Committee Member (Part time): Dr. Khin May Ohn
  • Executive Committee Member (Part time): Dr. S Kyaw HLA
  • Executive Committee Member (Part time): Dr. Tate Wan
  • Executive Committee Member (Part time): Police Adjutant-General Thein TINT
  • Executive Committee Member (Part time): Mr (U) Soe Kyi

Latest appeals

21 October 2013
LTPF_2012_Myanmar (MAAMM002)
Myanmar - Long-Term Planning Framework 2
2 September 2013
Floods
Myanmar - Information bulletin no.3
3 May 2013
Annual appeal (01.63/2003)
Myanmar - Programme update no.1
30 April 2013
Myanmar (MAAMM002)
Myanmar - Annual report 2012
29 March 2013
Inter-communal conflict
Myanmar - Information bulletin no. 1

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