Thai Red Cross Health Station No.5 Assists Victims of a Massive Explosion at a Plastic Foam Factory in Bang Phli District

As many people have been affected by a massive fire that ravaged the Ming Dhi Chemical; a foam and plastic pellet manufacturing factory which is located in Bang Phli District, Samut Prakan Province. On 7 July 2021, the Thai Red Cross Society (TRCS) team led by representatives from Red Cross Health Station No.5 Sawangkhaniwas, Samut…

Mobile Kitchen of Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn in Pathum Thani Province

Following the gracious initiative of Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn, Executive Vice President of the Thai Red Cross Society (TRCS), to help those affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Princess graciously granted permission to the TRCS to set up “the Mobile Kitchen of Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn” to provide freshly…

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The Ambassador of Thailand to Nepal hands over medical supplies from Thai Red Cross Society for Nepal Red Cross Society

On 22 July 2021, H.E. Mr. Wosit Worasap, the Ambassador of Thailand to Nepal, and Ms. Utoomporn Ampaivit, Minister Counsellor and Deputy Chief of Mission, represented Thai Red Cross Society in the ceremony to hand over donated medical equipment, to representatives of the Nepal Red Cross Society, led by Prof. Dr. Bishwa Keshar Maskay, Deputy…

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PROVINCIAL RED CROSS CHAPTERS AND RED CROSS DISTRICT BRANCHES ‘S OPERATION

Nonthaburi Province President of Nonthaburi Red Cross Chapter along with the Committee and members visited and provided relief kits and daily necessities to 10 vulnerable and elderly persons who were affected by the COVID-19 pandemic in Sai Ma Sub-district, Muang Nonthaburi District. Ang Thong Province President of Ang Thong Red Cross Chapter along with the…

Hand Over Antiretroviral Drugs for the “Princess PrEP” Project

Atlanta Medicare Co.,Ltd, a distributor for Mylan Laboratories Co.,Ltd located in India, donated 6,000 bottles of antiretroviral drugs RICOVIR-EM (30’s) worth THB 5,760,000 to support activities under the “Princess PrEP” project in order to reduce HIV infections in underprivileged key populations. Asst. Prof. Yuwaree Pichitchok, M.D., Acting Director of AIDS Research Centre, Thai Red Cross…

Youth Volunteers Support on COVID-19 Situation

Thai Red Cross Youth Bureau (TRCY), Thai Red Cross Society (TRCS), along with the Relief and Community Health Bureau, TRCS, together have supported Red Cross Youth Volunteers in providing humanitarian assistance to communities and societies in difficult situations. On 16-26 June 2021, Red Cross Youth Volunteers prepared and packed sets of relief kits for those…

Starting 1st Human Trial for ChulaCov19 Vaccine

On 14 June 2021, at Bhumisiri Mungkhalanusorn Building, King Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital (KCMH), Thai Red Cross Society (TRCS), along with Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, and Chula Vaccine Research Center (Chula VRC), started the 1st human trial for ChulaCov19 Vaccine to test whether the vaccine was working efficiently under medical staff and researchers’ responsibility. To…

Cooperation Agreement on BCG Vaccine Dissemination and Distribution

On 9 June 2021, Professor Emeritus Visit Sitprija, M.D., Director of Queen Saovabha Memorial Institute (QSMI), Thai Red Cross Society (TRCS), and Mr. Luecha Worawiwat, Managing Director of Biogenetech Co., Ltd., signed a cooperation agreement on BCG vaccine dissemination and distribution. QSMI is the sole manufacturer of BCG vaccine in Thailand. The World Health Organization (WHO)…