Singapore Red Cross and Singapore Polytechnic collaborates
20 Oct 2017
Lianhe Zaobao, 20 Oct 2017 - SP and Singapore Red Cross (SRC) has collaborated to provide a Diploma-Plus Certificate Programme in Humanitarian Affairs for students who are interested in humanitarian work. Through the programme, students will learn how a relief organization works and be equipped with basic architectural knowledge such as building shelters. There are plans to launch a Continuing Education and Training (CET) programme for adult learners next year. Mr Benjamin William, Secretary-General and CEO of SRC commented on the significance of collaborating with SP and hopes that more youth will be involved in humanitarian work in the future. Mr Soh Wai Wah, Principal and CEO of SP commented that this collaboration fosters students to be global citizens who will lend a helping hand to other countries in need.