is a particular pride for the Cambodian Red Cross to have this summary
report printed for the first time since the unification of the national
society in 1994. This report has reflected the performance and the commitment
of the CRC in implementing its mandate and mission to serve the interest
of the most vulnerable people.
constraints and conclusion pointed out in this valuable document demonstrates
the willingness of the national society to become a well-functioning national
society, the attachment of all staff to their role and responsibility
to our national and international donors.
Transparency in our overall management, in particular
financial, has helped us to ensure good image and to entrust our donors
as well as our beneficiaries.
volunteers and youth network nationwide, CRC, while promoting the awareness
of community residents on the Red Cross Movement, the ideal and Principle
of the Movement, has helped them to release sufferings, responded to their
immediate needs and to build up capacity in earning life. Red Cross Youth
and Volunteers have been trained and educated with humanitarian spirits
and skills for immediate response to emergency and disaster. They are
the implementing force of the CRC at the community level. Without this
network, CRC could not successfully implement its role.
record our achievement, we always attach it with high appreciation and
gratitude to the care and support extended to the CRC, morally, materially
and financially, by Their Majesties King Norodom Sihanouk and Queen Norodom
Monineath Sihanouk. Their devotion to humanitarian activities has been
encouraging our people, especially the most vulnerable to strive hard
for their life and for the development of their communities.
publication of such document could be hailed to commemorate the 45th Anniversary
of the Cambodian Red Cross. Since its foundation in 1955, despite rocky
road, windstorm en route to development. CRC has restored its history
and begin to march forward courageously to become a well-functioning national
Madam Bun Rany Hun Sen
President of the Cambodian Red Cross