Events

Dubai hosts second forum on Humanitarian Action
30 Nov 2015

Dubai hosts second forum on Humanitarian Action

For the second year in a row, the International Humanitarian City (IHC) hosted the “Humanitarian Action Forum”, in collaboration with the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) at the IHC premises in Dubai. Shaima Al Zarooni, CEO of the International Humanitarian City, inaugurated the Forum in presence of Jens Eikaas, Norwegian ambassador to the...

Experts Focus On Innovation To Support Disaster Relief Efforts
11 Nov 2015

Experts Focus On Innovation To Support Disaster Relief Efforts

Experts from the Airbus Foundation, International Humanitarian City (IHC) and the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) called for innovative partnerships and closer cooperation between NGOs, the public and private sector during a briefing at the Dubai Airshow. Furthermore, they highlighted the important role innovative technologies and services can play in humanitarian relief missions. At the panel...

IHC Celebrates World Humanitarian Day in Dubai
15 Aug 2015

IHC Celebrates World Humanitarian Day in Dubai

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 on 19th of August joined efforts with the international humanitarian community, in celebration of the 2015...