International Day of Disaster Risk Reduction
On October 27, 2016 Cambodian Red Cross has organized International Disaster Risk Reduction Day in Beoung Chok Village, Anlong Vil Commune, Pursat Province under global theme Live to Tell: Raising Awareness, Reducing Mortality and its impacts to 435 audiences (Female 270) including the preventative of IFRC, ICRC, related provincial departments, sub branch, local authorities, Red Cross Volunteers, Red Cross Youth, School Teachers, School Students, and community people. The Event is presided by H.E Nhim Vanda Senior Minister in charge of Special Mission and Permanent Vice President at National Committee for Disaster Management (NCDM). Moreover, the event was processing with the highlight of disaster facts in Pursat as well as the Climate Change impact, the question-answer contest following with prize and recommendations for risk preparedness, response and capacity development at institutional level as same as at household level.
The International Day of Disaster Risk Reduction Celebration is funded by International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent (IFRC).
Contribute to activate early warning and early action through the promotion of awareness on disaster, health and climatic risk through the Red Cross network from National to local level.
Consultation Meeting on the one year Capacity Building of Branch Progress
Consultation meeting on the one year Capacity Building of Branch Progress 2015-2016 held on 1st September 2016 at Koh Kong branch with funding support by Finish Red Cross. There were 34 participants came from board members, branch staff, Red Cross Youth and Volunteer to attend the meeting.
The meeting mainly focusing on strength, gaps among 28 indicators of Branch Capacity and also review and agree some activities to be done of Branch staff including Youth and Volunteers in providing humanitarian services to the victims and vulnerable people .
Consultation meeting on the 2 year Capacity Building of Branh Progress
Consultation meeting on the 2 year Capacity Building of Branh Progress 2014-2016 held on 26 August 20016 at Kampong Chhnang branch with funding support by Finish Red Cross.
The meeting mainly focussing on strength , gaps among 28 indicators of Branh Capacity and also review and agree some activities to be done of Branch staff including Youth and Volunters. 24 participants came from board members, branch staff, Red Cross Youth and Volunteer.
Cambodian Red Cross donate Kathabopha Hospital Foundation
On 20 August 2016, Madam Pum Chantinie, Secretary General of the Cambodian Red Cross, high representative of Samdech Kittiprithbindit Bun Rany HUNSEN, President of the Cambodian Red Cross attended in Charity 2016 "Rendez-Vous Night" to support Kathabopha hospital foundation at that occasion the Cambodian Red Cross donated 10 million riels (2,500USD) to the Foundation.
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.