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IRCS, ICRC to steps up support for needy

IRCS, ICRC to steps up support for needy

TEHRAN, 26 December 2021 (IRCS) – Iranian Red Crescent Society President Dr Pir Hossein Kolivand and Head of the ICRC ‎Delegation in Iran Mr Johannes Bruwer held a meeting in Tehran on Sunday and reviewed cooperation in humanitarian fields.

IRCS Ready to Support Malaysia in Massive floods

IRCS Ready to Support Malaysia in Massive floods

Tehran, 23 Dec 2021 (IRCS) – President of the Iranian Red Crescent Society ‎sent a message of condolence to Secretary General of the Malaysian Red ‎Crescent Society and expressed the IRCS readiness to help the affected people ‎after severe flooding impacted eight states of the country leaving casualties and ‎damage.‎

IRCS Ready to Bring Peace, Tranquility and Helping the Needy to World

IRCS Ready to Bring Peace, Tranquility and Helping the Needy to World

TEHRAN, 20 December 2021 (IRCS) - At the virtual meeting of the heads of National Societies of MENA zone, Dr Pir Hossein Kolivand, IRCS President, said: “The priority of the Red Crescent Society of the Islamic Republic of Iran is to expand regional cooperation in the Middle East and Africa.”

IFRC Congratulates election of IRCS’ President

IFRC Congratulates election of IRCS’ President

GENEVE/TEHRAN, 15 December 2021 (IRCS) – Mr Francesco Rocca and Mr Jagan Chapagain, President and Secretary General of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) congratulated the election of Mr Pir Hossein Kolivand as President of the Iranian Red Crescent Society (IRCS).

IRCS holds Course on “Concepts and New Tools for Responding to Disasters”

IRCS holds Course on “Concepts and New Tools for Responding to Disasters”

ISFAHAN, 15 December 2021 (IRCS) – Iranian Red Crescent Society is holding a training course on “concepts and new tools for responding to disasters and crises” based on the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) to staff of relief and rescue division of some provinces.

IRCS, EU seek partnership in reducing risk of disasters

IRCS, EU seek partnership in reducing risk of disasters

TEHRAN, 12 December 2021 (IRCS) – A six-member EU delegation led by Ms. Sarah Rinaldi, Head of European Commission’s Middle East and Central Asia Office of International Partnerships, met with IRCS’ senior officials for International Division in Tehran on December 11 to discuss risk reduction in Iran’s disasters as well as crises.

ICRC Supports IRCS Vaccination of Afghan migrants in Iran

ICRC Supports IRCS Vaccination of Afghan migrants in Iran

Up to 125,000 Afghan migrants and host community members in Iran will receive two doses for a total of 250,000 does of COVID vaccine in Eastern provinces of the country as part of the partnership of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and the Iranian Red Crescent Society (IRCS).

IRCS marks International Volunteer Day

IRCS marks International Volunteer Day

TEHRAN, 05 December 2021 (IRCS) – The Iranian Red Crescent Society held a ceremony in Tehran to honor International Volunteer Day 2021.

IRCS Fighting typhoid, malaria in Sierra Leone

IRCS Fighting typhoid, malaria in Sierra Leone

FREETOWN/ TEHRAN, 30 November 2021 (IRCS) – Iranian Red Crescent Society rendered health and treatment services to people of Sierra Leone after the spread of typhoid and malaria in the country.