Events

Emirates SkyCargo signs humanitarian logistics MoU with International Humanitarian City
23 Sep 2020

Emirates SkyCargo signs humanitarian logistics MoU with International Humanitarian City

The two organisations will cooperate to develop logistics solutions for crisis relief operations Emirates SkyCargo to be carrier of first resort for International Humanitarian City’s relief efforts Emirates SkyCargo, the freight division of Emirates and International Humanitarian City (IHC), the world’s largest hub for humanitarian aid, have signed an MoU to cooperate on humanitarian logistics and crisis relief solutions. The MoU was...

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02 Sep 2020

Emirates Red Crescent Shipment to Lebanon

The Emirates Red Crescent, from its warehouses in the International Humanitarian City in #Dubai, announced the dispatch of 2,000 tons of food items via sea to #Lebanon. A joint visit at IHC warehouse compound in Dubai, to witness the load of containers having final destination Beirut, was attended by H.E. Fouad Chehab Dandan Ambassador of Lebanon to the UAE, officials from...

IHC Celebrates World Humanitarian Day 2020
19 Aug 2020

IHC Celebrates World Humanitarian Day 2020

The International Humanitarian City (IHC) celebrated today 19th August the World Humanitarian Day 2020 at IHC compound in Dubai. Attended by the UAE’s Minister of the State for International Cooperation, and some Diplomats credited to the UAE, the event was attended by the International Humanitarian Community represented by some representatives of UN Agencies and international humanitarian organisations. The celebrations have been opened by a video-speech of the UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres who emphasized the...

DNATA SUPPORTS GLOBAL RELIEF EFFORTS OF THE IHC BY DONATING INSTRUMENTAL HANDLING EQUIPMENT
07 Jul 2020

DNATA SUPPORTS GLOBAL RELIEF EFFORTS OF THE IHC BY DONATING INSTRUMENTAL HANDLING EQUIPMENT

dnata, one of the world’s largest air services providers, has donated three pieces of cargo handling equipment to Dubai-based International Humanitarian City (IHC), the largest humanitarian hub in the world, to support the organisation in facilitating rapid relief and first responses to crises, including the COVID-19 pandemic, at a global level. dnata has donated a cargo towing tractor and two...

IHC Holds 4th Annual Global Meeting 2020
08 Mar 2020

IHC Holds 4th Annual Global Meeting 2020

On Sunday, March 8th, The International Humanitarian City in Dubai hosted its fourth Members Annual Global Meeting. The IHC community consists of 76 members, including humanitarian agencies, UN and nonprofit organizations as well as commercial companies. The annual Members Global Meeting is an opportunity to bring together our diverse ecosystem to share knowledge and to work together in paving the...

IHC holds its annual global meeting
11 Mar 2019

IHC holds its annual global meeting

The organizations and companies based in the International Humanitarian City (IHC) came together yesterday for the IHC annual members’ global meeting. More than 100 members and guests attended the event. IHC CEO, Giuseppe Saba, gave an overview of the achievements of 2018, including the launch and replicas of the Humanitarian Logistics Databank, and the development of the Flash Studio Project. The day...

IHC celebrates World Children's Day
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...