QRCS surgeon in Gaza saves child’s life

QRCS surgeon in Gaza saves child’s life

Dr Raed al-Arini, a thoracic surgery consultant hired by Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) in Gaza, has performed a pneumonectomy for a 15-year-old child, putting an end to his day-to-day suffering since his birth, let alone the high costs of medical care incurred by his poor family.

QRCS celebrates its 44th anniversary

QRCS celebrates its 44th anniversary

The Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) celebrated Tuesday the 44th anniversary of its establishment in 1978 as the first charitable, volunteering and humanitarian organisation in Qatar.

QFFD, QRCS protect Syrians against winter impact

QFFD, QRCS protect Syrians against winter impact

Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS), with funding from Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD), is providing winterisation aid for thousands of internally displaced people (IDPs) at Syrian camps to help them overcome the difficult winter conditions.

QRCS, IOM join hands to support displaced Afghans in Qatar

QRCS, IOM join hands to support displaced Afghans in Qatar

Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) and the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) signed Wednesday a co-operation agreement to implement a project aimed at providing community services, mental health, and psychosocial support for the Afghan citizens hosted by Qatar following the recent events

QRCS, OCHA support life-saving therapeutic, preventive nutrition services in northwestern Syria

QRCS, OCHA support life-saving therapeutic, preventive nutrition services in northwestern Syria

With support from the United Nations Office for the Co-ordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA), Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) is pursuing the operational phase of the second half of a project to support life-saving therapeutic and preventive nutrition services in northwestern Syria.

QRCS provides health care for 30,000 beneficiaries in Somalia

QRCS provides health care for 30,000 beneficiaries in Somalia

The representation mission of Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) in Somalia is operating the Lafoole Health Centre in Lafoole, Lower Shabelle, for the benefit of 30,000 internally displaced persons (IDPs) and returnees.

QRCS launches general surgery convoy in Jordan

QRCS launches general surgery convoy in Jordan

Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) has launched a medical convoy in Amman, Jordan, to perform general surgeries for Syrian refugees and Jordanian patients.

QRCS launches new project to shelter displaced families in Yemen

QRCS launches new project to shelter displaced families in Yemen

The Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) launched a shelter project in Al-Hudaydah and Raymah Governorates of Yemen, to provide adequate and safe shelter for 280 displaced, returnee and most vulnerable families over three months, at a total cost of USD 436,500.

QRCS, OCHA launch emergency health, nutrition services project in Marib

QRCS, OCHA launch emergency health, nutrition services project in Marib

Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) has launched an emergency health and nutrition services project in Marib Governorate, Yemen, aimed at providing health services to many families and children.

QRCS provides Gaza health centre with solar power

QRCS provides Gaza health centre with solar power

As part of its interventions to support the health sector in Gaza, Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) has provided the Deir Al-Balah Health Centre, which is affiliated to the Palestine Red Crescent Society (PRCS), with solar power to ensure its continuous operation.

QRCS concludes medical convoy in Iraq

QRCS concludes medical convoy in Iraq

As part of its annual medical convoy programme, Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) has concluded a medical convoy project, benefitting internally displaced people (IDPs) and Syrian refugees in Erbil, Iraq.

Doha Bank supports QRCS' Warm Winter campaign

Doha Bank supports QRCS' Warm Winter campaign

Doha Bank recently donated cash aid to Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) to support the seventh edition of the latter's annual Warm Winter campaign aimed at providing essential needs during the cold winter months to refugees and displaced people from conflict-ridden countries in the region.