Capital Hall and the 148th Anniversary of World Red Cross and Red Crescent
Friday, 06 May 2011 11:47
Anniversary of World Red Cross and Red Crescent was annually celebrated on 8th May to collect fund from local and oversea generous individuals. The 148th Anniversary of World Red Cross and Red Crescent under the theme “Volunteers Force, Humanitarian Efficiency” was held on 3rd May 2011 at Cambodian Red Cross Central Headquarter, CRC, in Ou Bek Khorm, presided over by the Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen and Lok Chumteav Bun Rany Hun Sen, president of Cambodian Red Cross, head of international federation to South-East Asia delegation Mrs. Anne E.ELECLERC, head of delegation of regional ICRC and representative of International Red Cross Committee Mr. Jacques STROUN are also in attendance. In that occasion, H.E Governor KEP Chuk Tema and Madame, Royal Highness, Excellencies, Okhna, members and CRC volunteers participated as well.
The Anniversary is paramount important for CRC, the Royal Government and Cambodian people nationwide because it demonstrates commitments and concerted efforts of socio-economic development, especially for humanitarian purposes to resolve difficulties arising from natural disasters.