Cambodian Red Cross Phnom Penh branh disseminates First Aid Prevention
A whole morning of dissemination on First Aid Prevention, supported by Japan Red Cross, was conducted on 10 July 2016 at Poe Sen Chey district , Phnom Penh by First Aid team of Phnom Penh branh with a participation of 68 people from 2 villages of the above district. The topics of the session were burns, broken bones, drowning , insects biking, lightening, choking ..etc.
The purpose of dissemination session was to train adults and children on First Aid how to prevent and take care themselves of incidents which contribute to the implementation of CRC Strategy (2011-2020) with a goal to have one family should have one member know how to carry out First Aid.
Please noted that between June and July 2016 , the branch disseminated Fist Aid Prevention to a total of 828 children from three primary schools.
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.
Red Cross Volunteer Kampong Spue branch receives First Aid training
On 20-21 June 2016 , Cambodian Red Cross Kampong Speu branch conducted a training on First Aid training and dissemination on Red Cross movement to 25 Red Cross volunteers supported by Japanese Red Cross with participation by Ms. Mom Chanthy, deputy Director of health.
The purpose of the training is to build capacity to Red Cross volunteers to help people in their communities and to continuing dissemination to them how to help the victims.
The Fourth Term Extra-ordinary Assembly of the Cambodian Red Cross Kampot Branch.
Madam Pum Chantinie, CRC Secretary General, presided over the Fourth Term Extra-ordinary Assembly of the Cambodian Red Cross Kampot Branch, conducted on 15 June 2016 at Kampot provincial building. It was attended by a total of 198 attendants including the president of Kampot Branch Committee, 120 official members, 78 representatives of provincial offices, organizations and observers, branch members and executive bodies, youth and volunteers.
The Extra-ordinary Assembly approved the two years and five month achievements and financial reports of the fourth term and financial plan for the continued fourth term (2016-2019) and elected Branch Committee for the continued fourth term.
Cambodian Red Cross Preah Vihea branch grants a new house to vulnerable people
Cambodian Red Cross Preah Vihea branch led by H.E Yong Kimhean, Branch Director , on 10 June 2016, visited a house under construction. A wooden house has size 4 x 5 meters with Zinc roof supported by the branch.
A wooden house will be granted to Mr. Dam Khorn, whose house wasdestroyed by fire on 6 February 2016 at Thomacheat village, Saem commune, Chorm Ksan district.
Please note that this is the tenth house which was constructed by the branch for the vulnerable people in the province.
Cambodian Red Cross train First Aid to Garment workers
On 8-9 June 2016, Cambodian Red Cross collaborated with National Social Security Fund conduct First Aid Training course to 30 staff came from the unit of administration, trade union and nurses of garment factories.
The purpose of the training is to help them to become an agent with First Aid skill to help staff and workers during traffic accident or fainting in the workplace before the arrival of ambulance.
Cambodian Red Cross branch delivers CRC packages to collapsed house victims
Mr. Yim Chan Than, Director of Cambodian Red Cross branch of Takeo province, on 12 June 2016 , delivered relief packages of the Cambodian Red Cross to 3 families whose houses collapsed by wild wind at Sarong village, Champa commune, Prey Kabas district and 2 died by lightening chock from 2 difference families.
During distributing relief assistance, he suggested to the families to pay more attention during raining and building house with strong foundation.
Drawing Contest for 8 May Day Celebration
On 18 April 2016, the Children drawing evaluation team led by Ms. Men Neary Sopheak , first deputy Secretary General of the Cambodian Red Cross, had selected and scored on the 108 drawings came from 24 municipality- provinces.
The five national prize winners of drawing contest were: One first prize, one second prize and three third prize winners.
Each of the 103 pupils who participated in the drawing contest also received some rewards.
Climate Change and Health Training of Trainer Refresher Course
The National ToT on Climate Change and Health is well conducted by Health and Disaster Management Department team of the Cambodian Red Cross with Financial support by IFRC.
The workshop conducted on 05-08 April 2016 at Battambang Province, Cambodia with about 27 participants was held from the different 25 Red Cross Branches/provinces are actively participating in the training process. The workshop is to build more capacity to the branches for more dissemination on Climate Change to their communities