Red Crescent


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Red Crescent

n.
1. An affiliate of the Red Cross operating in a primarily Muslim country.
2. The crescent-shaped emblem of such an affiliate.

Red Crescent

n
(Medicine) a national branch of or the emblem of the Red Cross Society in a Muslim country

Red′ Cres′cent


n.
an organization functioning as the Red Cross in Muslim countries.
Translations

Red Crescent

n the Red Crescentla Mezzaluna Rossa

Red Crescent

n Media Luna Roja
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We thank the Saudi Red Crescent for its active participation in designing of the guidelines published on The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) website by specialist Majid Al-Sihani, a representative of the Saudi Red Crescent to Disaster Management Advisory Group for weapons pollution in the Middle East and North Africa region, the association said in its statement.
The Red Crescent is supporting 245 families from host communities to build new durable homes that will protect them from risk during the monsoon and cyclone seasons.
The Bahraini Red Crescent volunteers met with the President of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, Francesco Rocca, who visited the camp and talked with everyone about the importance of relief and humanitarian work in providing assistance to needy people, victims, refugees and victims, especially in light of the increasing human suffering in conflicts, conflicts and natural disasters.
In this regard, a 2-member Turkish Red Crescent Society delegation visited PRCS National Headquarters here.
In this regard, a two-member Turkish Red Crescent Society (TRCS) delegation visited the PRCS National Headquarters (NHQ) here.
Bahrain Red Crescent Society general secretary Dr Fawzi Amin said the 45th session will discuss humanitarian efforts and is expected to be attended by the heads of national societies along with representatives from the International Committee of the Red Cross, the International Federation of Red Cross, red crescent societies from the region and observers from humanitarian agencies.
For the Red Crescent, this is one of the largest humanitarian relief efforts in our history.
The Saudi Red Crescent Society, in coordination with its UAE counterpart, has announced a joint initiative to alleviate the suffering of Iranian citizens affected by the unprecedented floods in Iran, SPA reported on Friday
So in Islamic countries the Red Crescent provides the same humanitarian services as the Red Cross does in other countries.
The management of Akbar Public School made the arrangement for the convention along with youth and volunteer department of Pakistan Red Crescent, Sindh.
McDonald's UAE has announced that it has raised AED320,000 from its Ramadan children's books campaign in association with the Emirates Red Crescent (ERC).
Tribune News Network Doha Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) on Tuesday joined a global celebration of the work and bravery of Red Crescent volunteers and the diverse humanitarian services they offer in communities around the world on World Red Cross and Red Crescent Day.