The official visit of Secretary General of the German Red Cross

The official visit of Secretary General of the GRC, Christian Reuter and the Head of the Department of International Cooperation Christoph Johnen came to an end. It is a first visit to Central Asia of the representatives of the GRC.

GRC supports a number of projects within the framework of DRR in the most vulnerable communities. On Monday, August 15 a meeting was held in the Kyrgyzstan Red Crescent HQ, where the main issues on cooperation between GRC and RCSK were discussed. The Red Crescent provided information on its humanitarian activities throughout the country as well.

On Tuesday, August 16 GRC delegation headed to the Batken oblast, accompanied by representatives of RCSK and Central Asia office of GRC. One of the GRC projects on DRR in communities is taking place in Batken. On the same day, representatives of the GRC visited simulation exercises in one of the project communities and visited one of the completed mitigation projects. Later in the afternoon the delegation headed to the Republic of Tajikistan continuing their visit across the CA.