Youth & Volunteers

  1. Training of Volunteers

The Sindh Branch runs Volunteer enrolment drive every year and provides necessary trainings facilities to the newly inducted Volunteers. After completion of all formalities, the Red Crescent organizes induction course of five days for the Volunteers.
The Red Crescent also offers advance courses for the senior Volunteers for Disaster Management, relief, rehabilitation, emergency response, leadership trainings, reporting and Volunteer’s Management. The promotion of the Volunteers are based on their level of trainings and experience.

  1. Annual Youth Training Camp

In order to provide practical knowledge and skills to the staff and Volunteers of the Red Crescent, the Management of the Red Crescent Society organizes Field Training Camp every year for 200 to 250 Volunteers. This camp provides 90% simulation exercise on various subjects of emergency response, leadership development, crises Management, safety and security, reporting, and team building works.
It is compulsory for all the ERT and UDRT Volunteers to attend this camp. After attending this camp, the Volunteer and staff become capable enough to be deployed anywhere in Sindh for responding emergencies

  1. Youth Clubs in Schools

In order to enhance skills of Junior Youth of Pakistan, Red Crescent Society is working in Schools for Youth Development activities and established more than 100 Youth Clubs in different Schools Karachi.
These Clubs are aimed to carry forward the Humanitarian activities including skills development which are being providing by the Red Crescent Staff in First Aid, Traffic Safety, School Safety, Basic Fire Prevention Tips, Climate Change Adaptation and Health Care Subjects like HIV / Aids, Communicable Diseases, Hepatitis C etc.

  1. Participation of the Volunteer at national and international level

Red Crescent Management also provides an opportunity to perform their talents at National and International Levels. We do send them to the International competition and training camps in various countries of the World where harness their talent at a bigger level and ultimately use this talent for the development of Youth Department in the Pakistan Red Crescent Society.

Mr. Atif Hussain

Youth & Volunteer Officer