Lebanese Red Cross

Last modified: 
24/04/2020 - 1:51pm

The Lebanese Red Cross (LRC) is a humanitarian organization established on July 9, 1945 as an independent national society. In 1946, it was recognized by the State as a public non-profit organization and as an auxiliary team to the medical service Lebanese Army. In 1947, the Lebanese Red Cross joined the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement  and became a member of the International Federation of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies ever since. Furthermore, it is a founding member of the Secretariat General of the Organization of the Arab Red Crescent and Red Cross Societies. The Lebanese Red Cross Society is led by volunteers, whose mission is to provide relief to victims of natural and human made disasters, and help people prevent, prepare for and respond to emergencies, and to mitigate the suffering of the most vulnerable. The Lebanese Red Cross acts as an auxiliary to the medical services of the Lebanese Army during armed conflicts, participates in efforts aiming at improving health, preventing disease and alleviating the suffering of all people, organizes urgent relief services for the victims of all kinds of disasters, recruits volunteers and trains them to accomplish different tasks appointed to the Lebanese Red Cross, encourages the participation of children and youth in the Lebanese Red Cross activities and disseminates humanitarian norms and the Fundamental Principals of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement and the roles of International Humanitarian Law.

Acronym: 
LRC
Organisation Type: 
Local Civil Society Organisation
Founding Year: 
1945
Country of Origin: 
LB
Intervention Sector(s): 
Advocacy & Awareness
Health
Relief Services
Training & Capacity Building
Contact person's position: 
Director of Public Relations and Communication
Contact person's email: 
Contact person's phone number: 
N/A
Address: 
Spears street
Beirut , Beirut
Lebanon
Phone: +96113728023
Fax: +9611378207
Beirut LB
City: 
Beirut
Street: 
Spears street
Phone: 
+96113728023
Fax: 
+9611378207
Contact person's name: 
Ayad Mounzer
Partnerships: 
N/A

Calls

Call

The Lebanese Red Cross Society (LRCS) hereby invites sealed bids from manufacturers/reputed firms/ registered suppliers for the supply of the following supplies/ services:
Lot No. Lot description Number of items per lot Delivery Site
1 Catering Service 1 Jounieh Training Center

Monday, 12 April 2021
Expired
Call

The Lebanese Red Cross Society (LRCS) hereby invites sealed bids from manufacturers/reputed firms/ registered suppliers for the supply of the following supplies/ services:
Lot No. Lot description Number of items per lot Delivery Site
1 Antelias center Design 1 Antelias BTS Center

Wednesday, 31 March 2021
Expired

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The Social Worker will be working the LRC Medico-Social Centers. He/ she works with people to support them through difficult times and to ensure that vulnerable people, children and adults have access to health care. In addition, the social worker provides support in enabling individuals, groups and communities to help themselves improve their lives by working with their surroundings. The Social Worker conducts assessments, and develops interventions to solve social and personal problems to create social change. Moreover, the Social Worker contributes to the implementation and mon

Tuesday, 27 April 2021
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The MS Planning, Monitoring, Evaluation and Reporting (PMER) Coordinator will be in charge of managing and overseeing the overall monitoring and evaluation framework of the Sector while ensuring that the objectives and targets of different projects are being met. S/he will also be in charge of ensuring a high quality, timely and smooth internal and external reporting in addition to overseeing the development of relevant working guidelines and processes.

Sunday, 18 April 2021

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