Myanmar

Myanmar Red Cross Society

Destroyed homes, damaged fields and lost crops; villagers in Myanmar face an uncertain future

Destroyed homes, damaged fields and lost crops; villagers in Myanmar face an uncertain future

July 30th was supposed to be an important day for Min Htun Maing, 29, a farmer from Kyaukka village, some 18 miles from the township of Kalay in Myanmar’s Sagaing region. Mi Htun had invited local monks to pay a visit to bless his newly built house close

Myanmar Red Cross volunteers continue emergency response efforts as floods persist in Irrawaddy Delta

Myanmar Red Cross volunteers continue emergency response efforts as floods persist in Irrawaddy Delta

Myanmar Red Cross Society volunteer U Phyo Thihe, 30, has been working non-stop for over three weeks to help his community in and around Taikkyi Township in Yangon region; an area that has been badly affected by the recent floods that have swept across mo

“Our biggest problem now is clean water.” Counting the cost of Myanmar’s floods

“Our biggest problem now is clean water.” Counting the cost of Myanmar’s floods

An estimated one million people in 12 of Myanmar’s 14 regions have been affected by the worst flooding in decades.

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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
  • Honorary Secretary: Dr. (U) Aung MON
  • Honorary Treasurer: Mr (U) Tin OO
  • Executive Committee : Dr. (Daw) Mya THU
  • Secretary General/Executive Director: Mr (U) Khin Maung HLA
  • Deputy Secretary General (Programme Service): Dr. (U) Aung Kyaw HTUT
  • Deputy Secretary General (Support Service): Mr. (U) Kim BAWI
  • Director (Humanitarian Values and Communication Department, International Relationship Department): Mr (Daw)Shwe Cin MYINT
  • Director (Organizational Development Department): Mr (Daw) Khin Myo Myat THEIN
  • Director (Health Department): Dr. (U) Maung Maug HLA
  • Director (Disaster Management Department): Mr (U) Maung Maung KHIN
  • Director (First Aid & Safety Services Department): Mr (Daw) Khin Khin SHEIN
  • Director (Administration Department): Mr (U) Myin SEIN
  • Head of Human Resources Division: Mr (Daw) Su Nwe WAI
  • Head of Resource Mobilization Division: Mr (U) Ko Ko KYAW
  • Head of Logistic Division: Mr (Daw) Ei Ei HTWE
  • Head of RFL: Mr (Daw) Su Su LYINN
  • Executive Committee Member (Full time): Prof. Dr. (U) Tun Myint
  • Director, Finance Department: (Daw) Kyi Kyi MYINT

Latest appeals

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