The Lebanese Red Cross is conducting awareness sessions for the public through the trained volunteers all over Lebanon in order to reduce the risks of the spread of COVID-19, in cooperation with official and educational bodies and NGOs. Nearly 700 awareness sessions were carried out, and about 12,541 beneficiaries, during the period that extended from 1 till 12 of March, with the support of the German Humanitarian Assistance through the German Red Cross.
The Lebanese Red Cross maintains coordination and regular meetings of UNHCR, and WHO, UNICEF, the Ministry of Public Health, the National Disaster Management Commission, and the Ministry of Education. There are permanent meetings and follow-up to the crisis response team at the Lebanese Red Cross at the highest level.
Source: Lebanese Red Cross