14 vulnerable people receive micro-loan from Cambodian Red Cross Loeuk Dek sub-branch
Cambodian Red Cross Loeuk Dek sub-branch, on 26 July 2016, provide micro loan of World Mate Project through Cambodian Red Cross to 14 vulnerable people from Prek Toch and Prek Dach villages, Prek Dach commune in Loeuk Dek district, Kandal Province aimed at increasing their better living standard.
It is worth 1,000,000 Riels (250 US$) per family can loan. Each family have to pay back 100,000 Riel per month to Cambodian Red Cross for 10 months without interest.
We would like to inform you that the Micro loan of World Mate Project provide loan to the vulnerable people without discrimination, political or religion.
Japanese Red Cross Youth visit Cambodia
Madam Pum Chantinie Secretary General of the Cambodian Red Cross, on 26 July 2016, met with 15 Japanese Red Cross Youth led by Madam OIZMI KYOKO Secretary General of Red Cross Yamashin Kanko branch, at the Cambodian Red Cross National Headquarters.
The purpose of the visit was to discuss on :
- First aid experience sharing and the community resilience building
- Join tree planting between Cambodian and Japanese Red Cross youth
- Promotion of road safety and distribution of leaflets
- Visiting medical waste management of CRC Phnom Penh branch
- Visiting the water evaporation station and rain fall altitude at Utompor primary school in Kampong Chhnang province
Movement Brainstorming Meeting on Contingency Planning
Movement Brainstorming Meeting on Contingency Planning held on 19 July 2016 at Cambodian Red Cross Headquarter with the participation of Madam Pum Chantinie, Secretary General of the Cambodian Red Cross and partners such as ICRC, IFRC, Swiss Red Cross, Danish Red Cross Finish Red Cross and two Red Cross branches, Preah Vihear and Phnom Penh.
The purpose of the meeting was to review strength, weakness, threat and opportunity in the coordination and cooperation of partners and discussion on the Movement and external coordination. Communications, Restoring Family Links, Humanitarian assistance of the needed vulnerable people management health and administration / Logistics.
Exercise on Branch organizational Capacity Assessment in Stoeng Treng
Exercise on Branch organizational Capacity Assessment incorporate with Characteristic of well-functioning branch held on 5 July 2016 at Cambodian Red Cross Steng Treng branch office with 42 participants from branch committee members, sub-branches , executive members and Red Cross Youth advisers.
The exercise are running 2 days starting from 05-06 July 2016.
Cambodian Red Cross grants tube well to villager in Preah Vihear Province
H.E Uy Samarth Director of Disaster Management of the Cambodian Red Cross, on 01 July 2016, granted 14 tube wells to the people in 6 villages in Morokot commune, Chorm ksan district, Preah Vihear. The purpose is to help villagers who normally, take water far from their houses and face water shortage during the dry season.
On that occasion, He also provided 2 filter tanks , One for Health center in Sen Teches village and the other one for school in Techo Morodok village.