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Palestine Red Crescent Society (PRCS) Biography

Position:
None Found to the question "Is a Two-State Solution (Israel and Palestine) an Acceptable Solution to the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict?"
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No position found as of Jan. 1, 2010

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Description:

“The Palestine Red Crescent Society (PRCS) is a national humanitarian society that provides a wide range of health, social and other humanitarian services for the Palestinian People throughout the Middle East.

PRCS was established on 26 December 1968. In 1969 the Palestinian National Council (PNC) mandated the Society the responsibility for health and social services for Palestinian people inside and outside Palestine. To-date, PRCS continues its activities in Palestine (along side the Ministry of Health and other NGOs), Lebanon, Syria, Egypt, Iraq and other locations.”

“About PRCS,” PRCS website (accessed Mar. 1, 2005)

Mission:

“Our fundamental aim is to improve the life and wellbeing of the Palestinian people, within the difficult context of occupation by a foreign power.”

“About PRCS,” PRCS website (accessed Nov. 26, 2007)

Other:
Network of more than 70 hospitals, 300 clinics and tens of health and social welfare centers serving the Palestinian people wherever they may be.