Nepal Earthquake 2015: Work Report 5
In the past 3 months, the HKRC has deployed 17 healthcare volunteers and staff to the field, and allocated approximately HKD 12.28 million to support the relief activities in Nepal.
29 Red Cross Disabled Students Overcome Physical Adversities
Successfully Complete Diploma of Secondary Education Examination
Twenty-nine students from the Hong Kong Red Cross (HKRC) special schools has overcome physical predicaments and participated in the fourth Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE) Examination. Among the 29 candidates, 18 are from the HKRC Princess Alexandra School (PAS) while 11 are from the HKRC John F. Kennedy Centre (JFKC).
Nepal Relief Efforts: A Long Road Ahead
HKRC Deploys Second Voluntary Medical Team to Support Humanitarian Relief in Nepal
In view of the alarming needs in Nepal, the Hong Kong Red Cross is deploying second voluntary medical team at the end of May to the quaked-affected areas.
Unveiling of Top 10 Humanity News in Celebration of World Red Cross Day
Over 8,000 secondary students participated in the “Top Ten Humanity News Election” which is organized by Hong Kong Red Cross, with an aim to disseminate humanity spirit amongst the young generation and broaden their horizons on local and international humanity issues.
Xinjiang Earthquake 2015: Work Report 1
The HKRC has mobilized RMB300,000 to distribute food for about 9,600 quake-affected people.
Immediate response to Nepal Earthquake
Hong Kong Red Cross Deploys the First Medical Team to Nepal to Support Humanitarian Relief
In response to the devastating situation of Nepal, Hong Kong Red Cross (HKRC) has deployed five volunteers with medical qualifications to the affected areas of Nepal in three batches from 29 April to 1 May.
5.12 Sichuan Earthquake 7-year On
A magnitude 8 earthquake struck Wenchuan County, Sichuan Province on 12 May 2008. Over 85,000 people were reported dead or missing, and more than 10 million people were affected. The Hong Kong Red Cross (HKRC) has completed all emergency relief and post-disaster reconstruction programmes, benefiting more than 1.3 million person-times.