Re-designation of IBTO as WHO Collaborating Center for 2017-2021
2012-12-25
1.276.000 units of blood were donated to Turkish Red Crescent in 2011
Successfully exceeding 1 million units of blood donation in 2010, Turkish Red Crescent’s campaigns continued to work their charms in 2011. In 2011, the amount of donations increased by 26% and reached 1.270.211 unit of blood.

Regular donors made a great impact on this raise. The percentage of regular blood donors increased to 40-45% among total blood donations and this percentage is expected to increase to 60-65% in the following years.

Source: http://www.kizilay.org.tr/english/haber.php?t=-News 19/01/2012