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16Apr2018

Mohammed bin Rashid orders further aid airlifts to Rohingya refugees

Two Boeing 747s transport much-needed relief material to Bangladesh  Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum has ordered further airlifts of relief material to Rohingya refugees. Two Boeing 747 jumbo jets transported over 198 metric tons of urgently needed aid, valued at over US$600,000 (AED 2,200,000), to Bangladesh over...

07Mar2018

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...

27Feb2018

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...

26Feb2018

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...