Blood Type Awareness at IIUI, Islamabad
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Blood Type Awareness at IIUI, Islamabad

A group of Pakistan Relief volunteers at int. Islamic University, Islamabad welcomed the New Year in a unique way.  They arranged a program to create awareness of Blood Type on 1st January 2009. Its very important for every human being to know of his or her own blood type. Unfortunately, in Pakistan the majority of...

High Angle Rescue Exercise at Margalla
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High Angle Rescue Exercise at Margalla

A fundamental level exercise for HAR- High Angle Rescue took place at Margalla, the foothills of Himalayas, Islamabad a few days ago.  21 volunteers and members, who are certified First Aiders as well, participated in a day long activity. This time, most of the participants were students, belonging to various institutions. Fortunately, it was a...

Workshop on Emergency Radio Communication
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Workshop on Emergency Radio Communication

As an unavoidable segment of disaster preparedness and contingency planning for expected floods, Pakistan Relief together with PARS offers an exclusive capacity building /training workshop on Emergency Amateur Radio Communication this month. Amateur Radio is a reliable mean of communication in the world.  What do Amateur Radio operators do during and after disasters? Amateur Radio operators set...