Thai Government provides Earthquake assistance to affected people in Syria through Thai Red Cross Society

The Royal Thai Government handed over 1 million Baht to Thai Red Cross Society as humanitarian assistance to support people affected by the earthquake in the Syrian Arab Republic. On 14 February 2023, Mr. Sarun Charoensuwan, Permanent Secretary for Foreign Affairs of Thailand presented this amount of financial assistance to Dr. Apichart Chinwanno, Assistant Secretary…

Thai Red Cross Society Signs MoU and Hands over 2 Relief Boats and Blood Donation Supplies to Lao Red Cross

Vientiane, 2 February 2023 — Mr. Tej Bunnag, Secretary General of Thai Red Cross Society (TRCS), accompanied by three senior officials, visited Lao PDR to sign the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Lao Red Cross. The MoU aimed to further strengthen the corporation between the two National Societies.It underscores a commitment to enhancing both organizations’…

IFRC Regional Director Visits Thai Red Cross Society

Mr. Alexander Matheou, the Regional Director for Asia Pacific – IFRC, made an official visit to Thai Red Cross Society on 31 January 2023. He took this opportunity to meet the management and key operation units including Relief and Community Health Bureau, Queen Saovabha Memorial Institute, Anti-Venom Serum Production Unit, and Thai Red Cross Museum.

One Million Trees for Bangkok’s Green Spaces and Clean Air

More than 900 volunteers, staff and officers from Thai Red Cross Society, Bangkok Metropolitan Administration, Nakhon Pathom provincial education office, and private sector joined force in “One Million Trees for Bangkok’s Green Spaces and Clean Air” event, a tree planting activity at Khok Nong Na Organic Farming Learning Center, Thawi Watthana district on 23 January 2023. This project aims to raise awareness on global warming solution while the future tree walls around Bangkok help filter dust PM2.5 and absorb Carbon dioxide.

New IFRC Bangkok Program Coordinator

Lt. Gen. Amnat Barlee, M.D., Director of Relief and Community Health Bureau welcomed Mr. Pascal Bourcher, IFRC Bangkok Program Coordinator and held discussion on humanitarian collaboration between Thai Red Cross Society and IFRC on 19 January 2023. Mr. Pascal Bourcher has been working for various components of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement in…

Humanitarian Art Exhibition of RCRC Movement in the 21 Century

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) with the cooperation of Thai Red Cross Society, the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC), and Poh-Chang Academy of Arts, organized the art exhibition “Designing Humanity in the 21st Century” to promote understanding of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement and…