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04oct2018
15 Sep 2018

Aid airlift to Indonesia

With the support of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, the International Humanitarian City facilitated an airlift of much-needed relief items from UAE to Indonesia, Indonesia yesterday evening. The aircraft transported some 91 metric tons of shelter toolkits, tarpaulins, and blankets provided by the International Federation of...

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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...

19april2018
16 Apr 2018

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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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05 Dec 2017

BANGLADESH HUMANITARIAN AIR BRIDGE CARRIES ON WITH THREE ADDITIONAL AIRLIFTS

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai has announced three additional airlifts of a B747 aircraft to send humanitarian aid to the Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh from Dubai’s International Humanitarian City (IHC).  The airlifts will deliver supplies provided by the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and...