Dissemination session on Restoring Family Links , Non- interest Micro Financed Loan and Mine Awareness and Victim Assistance Program
In the afternoon of September,07,2016 Mr. Mom Phireak, Safer Rural Community Program Coordinator, together with Oddormeanchey branch and Anlong Veng sub-branch conducted a dissemination session on Restoring Family Links , Non- interest Micro Financed Loan and Mine awareness and victim assistance program to 20 Red Cross Volunteers from Trapeang Prey commune , Oddor meanchey province.
The purpose of dissemination was to improve Red Cross Volunteer knowledge in order to better implementing their activities in communities.
Meeting the 2016-2018 project log-frame finalization
Building Resilience Community Project/CBHFA Approach application, supported by the Finnish Red Cross (FRC), the Health and DM team of Cambodia Red Cross along with the FRC-Delegate have a jointed meeting on the 2016-2018 project log-frame finalization on 5 September 2016, at NHQ of Cambodian Red Cross, Phnom Penh, Cambodia.
Activities of Safer Rural Community Program in August, 2016
Safer Rural Community Program: In August 2016, Staff and volunteer at the Cambodian Red Cross branch of Pursat , Banteay Meanchey, Oddormeanchey and Preah Vihear have done as follow:
- Disseminated and educated on mine, health, water and sanitation and also road safety with 1,186 participants.
- Provided micro loan with no interest to 23 families including 8 disable people families for animal feeding, selling spiceries, dressmaker and motor bike repairer.
- Provided 179 latrines to poor people in Poi Pet city and O Bey chorn , Banteay meanchey province.
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 .
Red Cross Youth and Volunteer Receive Training Course on Disable people in Road Safety
On 30 August 2016, 40 Red Cross youth and volunteer in Siem Reap branch received a 2 - day training on disable people in road safety supported by Light For the World.
The purpose of the training is to disseminate on new traffic law, Disable people value and educate them how to protect violation, rights of disable people and also eliminate all kind of discrimination on disable people. The training is also a good opportunity for them to join in society and to serve their communities.
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.
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.