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The ICRC in Syria

Facts and Figures

In March 2014, the ICRC:

  • supplied food to over 460,000 people, mainly IDPs;
  • supplied essential household items such as hygiene kits, blankets, mattresses and kitchen sets to over 95,000 IDPs;
  • worked with the Syrian Arab Red Crescent to provide equipment and water treatment chemicals to water treatment plants and stations in several governorates;
  • worked with the Syrian Arab Red Crescent to provide dozens of tanker trucks that brought water to more than 100,000 people;
  • provided five health facilities with surgical instruments, medicine and medical consumables;
  • provided seven SARC mobile health units with material and financial support.

>> More facts and figures (January to February 2014)