News

10Oct2007

Iftar for the Security Guards at IHC

Thanks to the humble initiative of IHC member organisations ‘Life For Relief & Development’ and ‘Waqf Foundation’ and with the support of IHC, the security staff operating within the IHC compound were able to enjoy iftar snacks and drinks during the Holy Month of Ramadan. Photograph: Biju Nair (Maintenance Supervisor for IHC), Hani Al-Zubaidi (Financial Development & Marketing Director of...

21Sep2007

UN Secretary-General designates HRH Princess Haya as UN Messenger of Peace

The International Day of Peace – United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon honoured Her Royal Highness Princess Haya Bint Al Hussein of Jordan by designating Her as United Nations Messengers of Peace. She will join six other Messengers of Peace, individuals who possess widely recognized talents in the fields of art, literature, music and sports, in helping to raise worldwide awareness...

13May2007

Message from HRH Princess Haya on the Karni/Al-Mintar Crossing Project *

‘Ladies and Gentlemen, Thank you for being with us today. The Karni / Al-Mintar Crossing is often referred to as Gaza’s ‘oxygen’: the only entry and exit point for commercial goods and humanitarian aid, and the only crossing point between the two split parts of the Palestinian Territories: the Gaza Strip and the West Bank. The complete lack of security...

10Apr2007

IHC formal decree and relocation to Dubai World Central

Following the establishment of International Humanitarian City (IHC) under the formal decree published on April 9, 2007 and the establishment of a new board of directors with Her Royal Highness Princess Haya Bint Al Hussein as Chairperson, the global humanitarian and aid hub will relocate to specially designated land in Dubai World Central to take advantage of the access to...