Events

20 Nov 2018

IHC celebrates World Children’s Day

Dubai, 20 November 2018 – On the occasion of the World Children’s Day, the International Humanitarian City (IHC) hosted a group of 40 children who were taken on a unique tour of its warehouses and showroom. The 10-year-old students learned about the role of IHC in facilitating emergency responses and strengthening cooperation among humanitarian agencies who provide help to other children...

17 Aug 2018

IHC celebrates 2018 World Humanitarian Day and Year of Zayed

Dubai, UAE – August 17, 2018 — Under the patronage of UN Messenger of Peace and Chairperson of International Humanitarian City (IHC), HRH Princess Haya Bint Al Hussein, wife of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE, and Ruler of Dubai, the IHC is organising an awareness campaign in celebration of the...

07 Mar 2018

IHC DISPLAYED THE HUMANITARIAN LOGISTICS DATABANK AT DIHAD

Under the patronage of Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the 15th edition of the Dubai International Humanitarian Aid and Development Conference and Exhibition (DIHAD) took place on 5, 6 and 7 of March 2018. It was opened by UN Messenger of Peace and Chairperson of International Humanitarian...

11 Feb 2018

INTERNATIONAL HUMANITARIAN CITY LAUNCHES PIONEERING PLATFORM TO REVOLUTIONISE GLOBAL RELIEF EFFORTS

In the presence of the Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the United Nations Messenger of Peace and Chairperson of the International Humanitarian City, IHC, Princess Haya bint Al Hussein, wife of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, today launched the Humanitarian Logistics Databank, a pioneering new platform...

09 Feb 2018

DUBAI CUSTOMS AND INTERNATIONAL HUMANITARIAN CITY INK MoU TO ESTABLISH eLINK

Dubai Customs and the International Humanitarian City (IHC) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on eLink and cooperation in exchanging information related to humanitarian aid and stocks. The MoU was signed by Ahmed Mahboob Musabih, Director of Dubai Customs, and IHC CEO, Giuseppe Saba.  It builds on the strategic partnership between the two entities and the importance of cooperation among different...

28 Nov 2017

IHC HONORED AT UAE PIONEERS AWARD 2017

Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, recognized 46 Emirati pioneers who excelled in the humanitarian and philanthropic sector, as part of the fourth edition of UAE Pioneers Award 2017, which coincides with the celebrations of UAE National Day and the “Year of Giving”. On this occasion, the International...

20 Nov 2017

World Children’s Day

On 20 November 2017 – the anniversary of the 1959 Convention on the Rights of the Child – children raise their voices in solidarity with the world’s most disadvantaged and vulnerable children. This year, UNICEF launched #KidsTakeOver campaign to mark the anniversary of the adoption of the Convention on the Rights of the Child on 20 November 1989. This year’s World Children’s...

03 Oct 2017

Governor-General of Australia visits IHC

The Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia, His Excellency General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove and his wife, Lady Cosgrove, visited the International Humanitarian City (IHC) and Al Jalila Children’s Specialty Hospital in Dubai today as part of a visit to the UAE. Sir Peter and Lady Cosgrove, accompanied by UN Messenger of Peace and Chairperson of the IHC, HRH Princess...

20 Aug 2017

Photo Exhibition on the World Humanitarian Day

Under the patronage of the Chairperson of the International Humanitarian City, Her Royal Highness Princess Haya Bint Al Hussein, wife of Vice-President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the International Humanitarian City (IHC) organised yesterday, the 19th of August 2017, a photo exhibition celebrating World Humanitarian Day (WHD) to raise awareness...