IRCS

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  • A century of sincere voluntary service 2022-05-08 18:32

    By Faranak Bakhtiari

    A century of sincere voluntary service

    TEHRAN – Coinciding with World Red Cross and Red Crescent Day, the Iranian Red Crescent Society (IRCS) celebrated its 100th anniversary on May 8.

  • Kolivand appointed new head of IRCS 2021-11-22 16:29

    Kolivand appointed new head of IRCS

    TEHRAN – President Ebrahim Raisi has appointed Pir-Hossein Kolivand as the new head of the Iranian Red Crescent Society (IRCS) for four years, replacing Karim Hemmati.

  • IRCS, Austrian Red Cross to sign MOU on humanitarian trade 2020-07-24 16:26

    IRCS, Austrian Red Cross to sign MOU on humanitarian trade

    TEHRAN – The Iranian Red Crescent Society (IRCS) and the Austrian Red Cross will soon sign a new memorandum of understanding to enhance cooperation on humanitarian trade.

  • IRCS to reopen hospital in Yemeni capital 2020-06-07 21:45

    IRCS to reopen hospital in Yemeni capital

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Red Crescent Society (IRCS) is going to reopen a 70-bed hospital in Sanaa, the capital of Yemen, in the near future.

  • Barbara Rizzoli 2020-05-06 18:00

    ICRC lauds Iran’s significant measures in fight against coronavirus

    TEHRAN – Barbara Rizzoli, head of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) delegation in Tehran, has said the actions taken by the Iranian Red Crescent Society (IRCS) to battle COVID-19 outbreak were very significant in various fields, including prevention and treatment.

  • Hemmati appointed new head of IRCS 2020-04-06 19:40

    Hemmati appointed new head of IRCS

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani has appointed Karim Hemmati as the new head of the Iranian Red Crescent Society for four years.

  • اربعین هلال احمر 2019-09-13 19:49

    IRCS to dispatch 2,000 health practitioners for Arbaeen pilgrimage

    TEHRAN – The Iranian Red Crescent Society (IRCS) will dispatch 2,000 health practitioners to Iraq to offer medical treatment and health care services to Arbaeen pilgrims, Mohammad Taghi Helisaz, an official with the IRCS, has said.

  • IRCS rescues over 37,000 from death during summer 2019-09-07 19:50

    IRCS rescues over 37,000 from death during summer

    TEHRAN – The Iranian Red Crescent Society (IRCS) has rescued 37,536 individuals in natural disasters or accidents happened due to human errors since the beginning of summer (June 22), within the framework of the national rescue and relief scheme, IRCS director Morteza Salimi has said.

  • IRCS rescues some 29,000 from death in summer 2019-08-17 22:52

    IRCS rescues some 29,000 from death in summer

    TEHRAN – The Iranian Red Crescent Society (IRCS) has rescued 28,947 individuals from death since the beginning of summer (June 22), within the framework of the national rescue and relief scheme, IRCS director Morteza Salimi has said.

  • IRCS centers to offer aerial emergency services during Noruz 2019-03-13 21:42

    IRCS centers to offer aerial emergency services during Noruz

    TEHRAN —24 Iranian Red Crescent Society centers will be offering aerial emergency services during Noruz (New Year holidays, starting on March 21), IRCS chief Ali Asghar Peyvandi  has said.

  • Free health care services for over 108,000 people in deprived areas 2019-02-20 10:36

    Free health care services for over 108,000 people in deprived areas

    TEHRAN – The Iranian Red Crescent Society (IRCS) has provided free health care services to 108,732 patients residing in underprivileged areas during the Iranian calendar month of Bahman (January 21-February 19), head of the Red Crescent volunteer organization has said.