Visits

28 Nov 2018

Prince Albert II of Monaco visits IHC

HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco visited the International Humanitarian City today in the presence of HE Reem Al Hashimi, Minister of State for International Cooperation and member of IHC Board of Directors. Prince Albert and accompanying delegation were interested in discovering the components that make IHC stand out as a hub for efficient emergency response, and a platform for innovation...

28 Oct 2018

An EU Parliament delegation visits IHC

Headed by HE Michèle Alliot‐Marie, a delegation from the EU Parliament visited IHC today. On behalf of IHC Chairperson, HRH Princess Haya Bint Al Hussein, wife of HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE, and Ruler of Dubai and Board of Directors, the CEO, Giuseppe Saba, welcomed the delegation and demoed the...

27 Feb 2018

First Lady of Panama visits IHC

Dubai – The First Lady of Panama, Lorena Castillo García de Varela, visited the International Humanitarian City (IHC) today. She was welcomed by the Minister of State and Member of IHC Board of Directors, H.E. Reem Al Hashimy. The First Lady toured IHC warehouse showrooms where representatives from various member organisations gave an overview of their work and stocks in Dubai. IHC...

26 Feb 2018

HRH Princess Haya Bint Al Hussein takes CNN’s Richard Quest on a tour of IHC

Dubai – In a rare interview Her Royal Highness Princess Haya Bint Al Hussein takes CNN’s Richard Quest on a tour of Dubai’s International Humanitarian City, the largest humanitarian hub on the planet. Princess Haya explains that from here aid can be sent “anywhere in the world, within 8 hours.” She says that providing aid to those in crisis is “never well...

20 Nov 2017

UN Under Secretary-General Visits IHC On World Children’s Day

UN Messenger of Peace and Chairperson of International Humanitarian City, Her Royal Highness 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, received the United Nations Under Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator, Mr. Mark Lowcock, at the International Humanitarian City...

08 Nov 2016

Prince Charles and Camilla visit Dubai’s International Humanitarian City

On the final day of their three-day visit to the UAE, HRH Prince Charles, the Prince of Wales, and his wife Camilla, HRH the Duchess of Cornwall, accompanied by HRH Princess Haya bint Al Hussein, the wife of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE, and Ruler of Dubai, visited International Humanitarian...

08 Nov 2016

Prince Charles praises Zayed’s remarkable legacy

HRH Prince Charles, the Prince of Wales, today praised the United Arab Emirates for its generosity in terms of humanitarian assistance, describing this as one of the facets of the ‘remarkable legacy’ of the country’s founding father, the late Sheikh Zayed. The Prince and his wife, HRH the Duchess of Cornwall, were visiting International Humanitarian City, IHC, on the third day...

17 Jan 2016

Mohammed bin Rashid receives Ban Ki-moon

Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, today received UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, who is attending a ceremony marking the launch of a report on High-level Panel on Humanitarian Financing in Dubai. H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, attended the meeting held at the...