Japan funded USD 1.6 million for the project of supporting Lebanese Red Cross and Palestine Red Crescent Society in Lebanon, which was implemented by the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC).
On the occasion of the handover of Japanese-funded ambulances to Lebanese Red Cross on March 5 2018, Mr. Yoshitake Naraoka, Counsellor at the Embassy of Japan to Lebanon, attended a celebratory ceremony in Hazmieh organized by IFRC. Through this project, local residents and Syrian refugees will gain access to improved emergency medical services. Click on the following links for more information in English or in Arabic.
Japan Provides ambulances to the Lebanese Red Cross through IFRC
March 5, 2018