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South Sudan Red Cross

The South Sudan Red Cross was born on 9 July 2011, with the independence of South Sudan. Formerly a part of the Sudanese Red Crescent, its staff and volunteers have decades of experience responding to emergencies, providing health services and promoting social inclusion. "We are

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Volunteers are the backbone of the South Sudan Red Cross, a voluntary relief movement not prompted in any manner by desire for gain. There are trained and active volunteers in all our local branches. As a volunteer you will receive training and a chance to

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South Sudan Red Cross

Volunteers are the backbone of the South Sudan Red Cross, a voluntary relief movement not prompted in any manner by desire for gain. There are trained and active volunteers in all our local branches. As a volunteer you will receive training and a chance to

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Joint statement by the South Sudan Red Cross (SSRC), the International Committee of the Re

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Background Violent clashes erupted on Friday 8 July between security forces around the presidential palace in central Juba and continued with varying degrees of intensity throughout the weekend. Heavy casualties were reported; numbers remain unclear but are feared to be in the hundreds. It is estimated ...

News and events | Friday, 29 July 2016

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Red Cross preparing itself in case of cholera outbreak

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As South Sudan enters the rainy season, The South Sudan Red Cross (SSRC) is readying itself in case of cholera outbreak. South Sudan has witnessed cholera outbreak for two consecutive years and SSRC has been in the forefront in fighting the disease. SSRC’s water and sanitation ...

News and events | Sunday, 5 June 2016

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South Sudan Red Cross reunites separated families

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Chuol Tot, a 26 year old man was separated from his father and the rest of the family for 8 years. Chuol who now lives in Jonglei  got separated from the family in Nyirol in 2008. Thanks to the South Sudan Red Cross (SSRC) and the ...

News and events | Sunday, 5 June 2016

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High blood donation response at UNMISS, Tongping

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The South Sudan Red Cross (SSRC) in collaboration with the National Blood Bank recorded a huge turn up from the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) peace keepers to donate blood. The one-day event was organized at the UNIMSS hospital at Tongping targeted more ...

News and events | Tuesday, 24 May 2016

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South Sudan Red Cross officially recognized

SSRC Press Release 25 June 2013 Juba (SSRC) - The South Sudan Red Cross (SSRC) was recognized officially by the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) on 18th June 2013 in Geneva. This recognition ...

News and events | Tuesday, 25 June 2013

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South Sudan Red Cross officially recognized

SSRC Press Release 25 June 2013 Juba (SSRC) - The South Sudan Red Cross (SSRC) was recognized officially by the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) on 18th June 2013 in Geneva. This recognition ...

News and events | Tuesday, 25 June 2013

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International Red Cross Day Marked in Torit

The South Sudan Red Cross Society is marking the International Red Cross Day by building shelter for the homeless in Torit, Eastern Equatoria State. An 86 year-old widow, Mrs. Perina Ohide of Torit town, Eastern Equatoria state, will now for some time continue to remain glad an...

News and events | Friday, 21 June 2013

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Volunteers are the backbone of the South Sudan Red Cross, a voluntary relief movement not prompted in any manner by desire for gain. Readmore

Where we work

map with branchesThere are ten South Sudan Red Cross branches across the country. Contact your local branch to become a volunteer. View map

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