The Iraqi Red Crescent Society carried out a campaign to raise the awareness from the danger of war remnants for the displaced families in Karbala

The Iraqi Red Crescent Society (IRCS)/Karbala branch implemented a campaign to raise awareness from war remnants for displaced families on the road between Karbala – Najaf. As the cadre of the branch give theoretical lectures on how to avoide remnants of war risk when displaced families returning to their areas in which the lectures included the displaced families at the mosques and schools on the road of Karbala – Najaf.
Adding to what had mentioned above, IRCS teams also distributed posters and pamphlets in this regard to educate displaced families, as well as pasting posters on the walls of mosques and schools, adding to distribute colors, graphic pamphlets and games for displaced children. It is worthy to be mentioned that most areas which had families displacements have become an arenas for battles and fighting and had a lot of mines and unexploded ordnance, the matter which requires warning families, and guide them on how to deal with this remnants before the arrival of the competent authorities to be removed so as to preserve the lives of civilians from its effects


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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