Kate Visits BDRCS NHQ

“I’m particularly impressed with the new BDRCS Emergency Operations Center (EOC) and how through real-time information, it allows teams to stay connected to communities impacted by disasters. As I see in many of the places I visit around the world, volunteers are the heart of our work. This is particularly true here at the Bangladesh Red Crescent Society. Their passion, dedication and commitment are an inspiration.”-Kate Forbes, President of International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies(IFRC) said during the inaugural of BDRCS Emergency Operation Center under Disaster Response Department at the BDRCS NHQ today.
The Chairman of Bangladesh Red Crescent Society(BDRCS) Dr. M. U. Kabir Chowdhury expressed his sincere thanks to the visiting IFRC President and IFRC for their continuous support to the nationwide humanitarian activities carried out by BDRCS.
The visiting IFRC President Later had a brief session with the BDRCS Chairman and Managing Board Members, Directors and Volunteers. She planted a mango tree in the BDRCS NHQ Premises to make her visit memorable. During her visit at the BDRCS NHQ Honorable Chairman, Vice Chairman, Treasurer and other Managing Board members were present. Directors from different departments, staff and volunteers are also present.
Skip to content