Armenian Red Cross Society (ARCS), with the support of RA and RF Ministries of Emergency Situations and in cooperation with the Russian-Armenian Centre of Humanitarian Response, provides one-time humanitarian aid to 1200 Syrian – Armenian vulnerable families living in Armenia, in the form of food parcels (oil, rice, buckwheat, condensed milk). The Humanitarian Aid will be provided with the help of ARCS volunteers.
Armenian Red Cross Society (ARCS), as a full member of the International Movement of the Red Cross and Red Crescent, is guided by Movement Fundamental Principles, and is an auxiliary organization to the Government in Humanitarian field. The Mission of ARCS: to reduce the vulnerability of the population through mobilization of the power of humanity, to be prepared to cope with situations, which may cause vulnerability among the population, to provide essential support by assisting people made vulnerable by harsh socio-economic conditions.
Armenian Red Cross Society constantly makes efforts to mobilize recourses, to respond to humanitarian needs of the most vulnerable groups and alleviate their suffering.