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)…

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

Thai Red Cross Society (TRCS) established the Mobile Kitchen of Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn to provide freshly cooked meals to people in Trang Province on 17-26 June 2021 at Technical College, Mueang Trang District, Trang Province. To help those affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, H.R.H. Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn, Executive Vice President…

the 107th Anniversary of the establishment of the Srisavarindhira Thai Red Cross Institute of Nursing

HRH Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn gives alms to monks on the occasion of the 107th Anniversary of the establishment of the Srisavarindhira Thai Red Cross Institute of Nursing On 16 June 2021, Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn, Executive Vice President of Thai Red Cross Society, proceeded to the Srisavarindhira Thai Red Cross Institute of…

Director-General of the Department of International Organization pays a courtesy visit to the Secretary General

On 25 June 2021, Mr. Nadhavathna Krishnamra, Director-General of the Department of International Organization, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, accompanied by four senior officials, visited Mr. Tej Bunnag, Secretary General of Thai Red Cross Society, and Dr. Apichart Chinwanno, Assistant Secretary General for External Relations, to discuss collaboration among Thai Red Cross Society, the Ministry…

Cimate change

Red Cross Red Crescent: Humanitarian sector joins forces to tackle ‘existential threat’ of climate change

The humanitarian sector has a key role to play in addressing the climate and environment crises that affect people’s lives and livelihoods around the world every day. This means walking the talk in terms of integrating climate smart approaches into its work and greening its own operations. The Red Cross Red Crescent Movement invites all…