The Iraqi Red Crescent Society implements awareness campaign against cholera disease and other health activities in Maysan Governorate

The Iraqi Red Crescent Society (IRCS) / Maysan branch implements first aid for volunteers included lectures about the principles of first aid and how to provide first aid to the injured during disasters and emergencies, as the staff  of the branch held awareness campaign against cholera and distributed special posters to the departments of government and health centers in Maysan.


The staff of the branch implemented course about the desertification for the (20 volunteers), and other course to teach carpentry to the needy families in order to enable the participants to find new jobs. The staff also held a gallery of images about awareness of war remnants in which the gifts distributed to the participants.

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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