Events

MoU with Aramex
20 Oct 2021

IHC and Aramex partner to enhance efficiencies in delivering global humanitarian aid

Aramex (DFM: ARMX), a leading global provider of comprehensive logistics and transportation solutions; and International Humanitarian City in Dubai (IHC), the largest humanitarian hub in the world; announced entering into a partnership to drive efficiencies in the delivery of humanitarian services across the globe. As part of the agreement, Aramex will be leveraging its extensive global network and deep industry expertise...

H.E. Mr. Abdulla Shahid President of the General Assembly of United Nations
05 Oct 2021

UN President visits IHC

The International Humanitarian City in Dubai (IHC) welcomed at its warehouses, His Excellency Mr. Abdulla Shahid, President of the General Assembly of United Nations, in his first overseas visit since assuming the role of the world body’s 193-national assembly. United Nations Resident Coordinator for the UAE, the Commissioner General for UN for Expo 2020, and IHC members representatives from WFP, UNHRD,...

Dubai India air bridge
09 May 2021

India humanitarian airbridge launched to transport urgent COVID-19 relief items

International Humanitarian City in Dubai and Emirates SkyCargo has set up a humanitarian airbridge between Dubai and India to transport urgent medical and relief items, to support India in its fight to control the serious COVID-19 situation in the country. Emirates will offer cargo capacity free of charge on an “as available” basis on all of its flights to India, to...

MGM
23 Mar 2021

IHC hosts 5th Annual Members Global Meeting

5 members awarded IHC Award for outstanding contribution to humanity The International Humanitarian City in Dubai (IHC) hosted today its fifth Annual Members Global Meeting (MGM 2021). The IHC community consists of 87 members, including humanitarian agencies, UN and nonprofit organizations as well as commercial companies. The Annual Members Global Meeting is an opportunity to bring together the diverse humanitarian ecosystem...

Dubai Vaccine Logistics Alliance
31 Jan 2021

IHC and Partners Launch “Dubai Vaccine Logistics Alliance” to expedite global distribution of COVID-19 vaccines

Under the directives of Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Dubai today launched the Vaccine Logistics Alliance to speed up distribution of COVID-19 vaccines around the world through the emirate. In support of the World Health Organisation’s (WHO) COVAX initiative and its efforts to equitably distribute two billion...

IHC signs MoU with Dubai Police on humanitarian aspects news-thumb
08 Dec 2020

IHC signs MoU with Dubai Police on humanitarian aspects

The Dubai Police General Command has recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the International Humanitarian City (IHC) with the aim of exchanging experiences between the two sides, and implementing a number of specialized training courses on emergency management and humanitarian interventions. The MoU was signed by Brigadier Dr. Mohammed Abdullah Al Murr, Director of the General Department of Human...

IHC showcases innovative humanitarian solutions at GITEX 2020
07 Dec 2020

IHC showcases innovative humanitarian solutions at GITEX 2020

Dubai, UAE: The International Humanitarian City (IHC) is showcasing innovative humanitarian solutions at the GITEX Technology Week 2020, held at the Dubai World Trade Center from 6-10 December 2020. IHC booth, part of the Smart Dubai stand in Shaikh Saeed hall 3, will showcase innovative humanitarian solutions by IHC such as the Humanitarian Logistics Databank, which provides the humanitarian community with...

uae flag day 2020
03 Nov 2020

IHC Celebrates the 8th UAE Flag Day

The International Humanitarian City (IHC) celebrated today at 11:00am the 8th UAE Flag Day. Launched in 2013 by HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, vice president of the UAE and ruler of Dubai, to honor the country’s past, present and future, Flag Day on November 3rd also marks the anniversary of HH Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan becoming...

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...

ERC
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...

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