After the continuation of displaced families flow to the central and southern governorates, Iraqi Red Crescent Society distributes more than 7,000 food parcel to the displaced families in Karbala, Diwaniya and Basrah

The Iraqi Red Crescent Society distributes more than 7,000 food parcel to the displaced families to the central and southern governorates coming from Nineveh, Salahuddin, Diyala and Kirkuk.
As a team from Karbala branch-Iraqi RC distributes more than 5,000 food parcel for those families, as well as providing them with a hot meals, as the distribution process took place with the participation of a number of volunteers, under the supervision of a committee from Iraqi RC branch, adding to organize a lectures about psychosocial support for displaced children and women who had a psychological problems due to their suffering from the displacement.
The number of the families whom covered by the distribution of Iraqi RC reaches (5167) displaced families from Mosul, Anbar, Diyala, Salahuddin, Karbala, Najaf, Karbala and Baghdad. While the number of the families whom displaced to Karbala were approximately about (6000) families from Mosul, Anbar, Diyala and Salahuddin. In the time that the distribution operations are still ongoing on to include of all the displaced families.

In the same regard, a team of Diwaniyah branch/Iraqi RC distributes more than 1,800 food parcel to the displaced families in the city center and the districts (more than 9100) displaced person till now in time that the number can be increased due to the continued influx of displaced people.
On other hand a team of Diwaniyah branch did some tours to present first aid to those displaced whom coming from Tala’far, Diyala, Ba’shiqa and Sinjar. Meanwhile, the other team of Basra branch distributes more than 20 parcel of food and relief to 20 displaced Christian families arrived to the province recently from Arbil.


About Iraqi Red Crescent Society

An independent national humanitarian society that works to reduce the suffering and pain of people without discrimination during the peace and war , natural disasters and non-natural disasters , it is also considered one of the most activist societies in the international movement of Red Cross and Red Crescent. The work of the society depends on the principle of voluntary work which considered the base in IRCS work , that the voluntary service is embodied the fundamental principles of the Red Cross and Red Crescent international movement which considered volunteers the basic block in the society work , that the voluntary relief doesn’t work for any interest or seek for any profit .

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