FUNDRAISING AND INCOME GENERATION
To ensure diversity of financial sources of Azerbaijan Red Crescent Society with the aim to strengthen financial base of the National Society
To make the Azerbaijan Red Crescent Society (AzRCS) one of the leading organizations working with communities exposed to danger from mines and explosive remnants of war (ERW) in the field of mine risks reduction, communities’ awareness on mine risks and safe play areas (to construct safe playgrounds in front line villages), to continue implement activities based on a Memorandum of Understanding signed between the Red Crescent and Azerbaijan National Agency for Mine Action (ANAMA) regarding collecting of information about mine incidents, victims of mines and explosive remnants of war and the needs of people affected by mines/ERW, within the framework of “Assistance to Mine Victims” strategy to implement projects towards improving at least partially a social state of families who lost one of the breadwinners as a result of explosion of mines or ERW, to act as an intermediary between the communities and ANAMA agency, to cooperate closely with other local and international organizations, governmental and non-governmental agencies working in the field of mines/ERW.
Guided by the seven Fundamental Principles of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement, to develop the Movement of Volunteering among the young people (schoolchildren, teenagers, students, disabled children and youth), to disseminate the values of the International Humanitarian Law, the ideas of peace, mutual respect and understanding among the young people, to provide the young people spend their time meaningfully, to encourage the young people in the country to adhere to healthy life style, to carry out useful activities aimed at increasing moral state of the young people.
YOUTH AND VOLUNTEERS
To develop youth and volunteers management system in order to improve involvement, registration and management of youth and volunteers.
DISSEMINATION OF THE FUNDAMENTAL PRINCIPLES OF THE MOVEMENT AND BASICS OF THE INTERNATIONAL HUMANITARIAN LAW
Disseminating information on history and activities of the components of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement (the International Committee of the Red Cross, the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, the National Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies), the Fundamental Principles of the Red Cross/Red Crescent Movement, the rules for the right use of the red cross/red crescent and red crystal emblems, and the basics of the International Humanitarian Law among general public.
HIV and AIDS
GOAL: To provide young people with knowledge on HIV and AIDS according to age groups, to help young people to take smart decisions, to develop health related behaviors in order to prevent HIV and AIDS.
DISASTER PREPAREDNESS AND DISASTER RESPONSE
By mobilizing the capacity of the Azerbaijan Red Crescent Society to be better prepared to disasters and crises in order to save human lives. To achieve rehabilitation within and out of the country after the disasters occurred.
HEALTH AND CARE
To improve awareness of population on health issues through health promotion activities and health services.
BRANCH DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM
To strengthen overall structures and capacity of local branches of Azerbaijan Red Crescent Society by taking into account social and health factors in order to reduce vulnerability of the communities.
According to the Statute of the Azerbaijan Red Crescent Society to provide different kind of humanitarian assistance to lone elderly people, refugee and IDP families, people affected by natural disasters and other vulnerable people by mobilizing the capacity of the National Society and the power of humanity; to encourage people to help each other.
Restoration of the lost family links.
The bases of legal activity in the field of restoration of the lost family links:
- The Geneva Conventions and their Additional Protocols.
- The Resolution of the International Conference of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement.
- The Statute of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement.
- The Statute of the Azerbaijan Red Crescent Society.
- The Law on the Azerbaijan Red Crescent Society
- A decision on “Improving the work of the Azerbaijan Red Crescent Society” dated 25.11.1994 of the National Parliament of the Azerbaijan Republic
- A decree on “Increasing government care to the Azerbaijan Red Crescent Society” issued by a president of Azerbaijan Republic on 31.01.2004.