Tehran, Feb. 13 (IRCS) _ President of the Iranian Red Crescent Society (IRCS), appointed new Head of Volunteers Organisation and Under Secretary General for Legal and Parliamentary Affairs.
Prof. Peyvandi appointed Habib Dargahi as the Acting Head of the IRCS Volunteers Organisation. Mr. Dargahi was Director of Kish Red Crescent Branch. He was Acting Managing Director of Ghazvin Red Crescent Branch in the past for one year as well.
The mandate of IRCS Volunteers Organization includes assisting in provision of the financial and human resources required by the Iranian Red Crescent Society in line with its objectives and missions; collecting and directing cash and in-kind donations from the public to support victims of domestic and international disasters and providing support and social services to patients, the needy and the sick in deprived areas.
The organization enjoys over 700,000 volunteers classified in guidance, support, skill and partnership groups and enjoys over 4,000 Volunteer Houses across the country.
IRCS President also appointed Dr. Rouhollah Forouzesh as the Under Secretary General for Legal and Parliamentary Affairs.
Dr. Forouzesh was previously IRCS Director General for Legal and Parliamentary Affairs.