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IRCS Receives more than 100 Int’l Cargoes to Combat Covid-19

IRCS Receives more than 100 Int’l Cargoes to Combat Covid-19

TEHRAN, 5 May 2020 (IRCS) - Stressing the massive amount of supplies provided locally which allowed IRCS to combat the contagion without any recourse to foreign aids, IRCS president said: “112 international cargos have been donated to the Iranian Red Crescent from various countries to support the people affected by Covid-19.”

Earthquake Preparation Manoeuvre in Qazvin

Earthquake Preparation Manoeuvre in Qazvin

Qazvin, 2 May 2020 (IRCS) - The Iranian Red Crescent relief workers participated in a drill for an imaginary 6.4 magnitude earthquake which shook Buin Zahra city in the northwestern province of Qazvin.

Coronavirus Situation Report-7

Coronavirus Situation Report-7

By using public donations, the IRCS Volunteers Organization distributed 50,000 food parcels and 154,000 hygiene kits among the people impacted the most by COVID-19.

IRCS, Passive Defense Organization Sign MOU

IRCS, Passive Defense Organization Sign MOU

TEHRAN, 22 April 2020 (IRCS) – Iranian Red Crescent Society (IRCS) and Iran’s Passive Defense Organization have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to cooperate in disasters and crises.

IRCS Receives WFP Support to Fight COVID-19

IRCS Receives WFP Support to Fight COVID-19

TEHRAN, 20 April 2020 (IRCS) - A portion of the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) humanitarian consignment was delivered to the Iranian Red Crescent Society (IRCS) to support the affected people during the coronavirus outbreak.

IRCS President Meets Charities

IRCS President Meets Charities

TEHRAN, 19 April 2020 (IRCS) – A number of the managers of Iranian charities supporting needy families and patients amid the coronavirus outbreak met with the Iranian Red Crescent Society (IRCS) President Dr, Hemmati.

IRCS President attends IFRC Governing Board Meeting

IRCS President attends IFRC Governing Board Meeting

GENEVA/Tehran, 18 April 2020 (IRCS) - Governing Board meeting of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) was held virtually for the first time due to coronavirus pandemic.

Iran Floods- Kerman Province

Iran Floods- Kerman Province

Torrential rainfall across Kerman province (in southeast Iran), on 16 April, has triggered flooding in different parts of this province.

Swiss Ambassador Meets with IRCS President

Swiss Ambassador Meets with IRCS President

TEHRAN, 15 April 2020 (IRCS) - Markus Leitner, the ambassador of Switzerland to Tehran, met and talked with the Iranian Red Crescent Society President (IRCS) Karim Hemmati in Tehran, discussing provision of items needed for patients affected by COVID-19 and expanding humanitarian collaborations.