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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.

IRCS Medical Centers Abroad

IRCS Medical Centers Abroad

The Iranian Red Crescent Society (IRCS) offers health and treatment services in 13 countries around the world based on the Fundamental Principles of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement and its humanitarian mandates.

IRCS New President Elected

IRCS New President Elected

TEHRAN, 21 November 2021 (IRCS) – Dr Pir Hossein Kolivand has been elected as the President of the Iranian Red Crescent Society (IRCS).

Red Crescent’s Mandates in Disasters

Red Crescent’s Mandates in Disasters

TEHRAN, 21 November 2021 (IRCS) – Providing shelter and emergency food after disaster to the affected people is a mandate for the Iranian Red Crescent Society (IRCS). Here we glance at the Society’s relief operation during disasters.