The Iraqi Red Crescent installs water station (M40) in a capacity of 600,000 liters everyday for the displaced families at Hassan Al-Sham and Khazer camps .

Under the difficult humanitarian conditions which Nineveh governorate has witnessed, many families forced to leave their homes and flee to safe places to live in the camps of displacement .
So, the Iraqi Red Crescent Society (IRCS) has taken upon itself the task of relief the displaced families, adding to provide water and food for them as they are the main elements for the sustainability of life .
The IRCS teams has installed water station (M40) in a capacity of 600,000 liters everyday, to provide pure water to more than 40 thousand people in collaboration with a number of engineers from France Red Cross, the water station has been installed at Khazer river for a short period of time in order to provide pure water for the displaced .
This water station (M40) needs a team consist of five people who have been trained by the IRCS`s Water and Sanitation department to work in this system .
The water station M40 considered one of the units which is used by emergency response teams for the International Federation, as it provides safe drinking water for 40,000 beneficiaries everyday with a capacity of 600,000 liters .
It is worthy to be mentioned that the IRCS has installed water purification stations called (RO) in six Iraqi governorate, in order to provide drinkable water for the displaced families at the outback areas which is away from the center of the governorates .

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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