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Carbon Ambassadors’ sign MoU with International Humanitarian City
18 Feb 2015

Carbon Ambassadors’ sign MoU with International Humanitarian City

MoU states IHC will be providing construction space for the programme partners to carry out building the sustainable bus stop.     TheInternational Humanitarian City (IHC) witnessed a successful deal inked with the Carbon Ambassadors.  As per the MoU, the IHC has agreed to provide construction space to Consolidated Constructions Company (CCC) which will be working on the Carbon Ambassador’s sustainable bus stops...

Mohammed bin Rashid blessed with new girl on national day
12 Feb 2015

WFP praises Dubai’s International Humanitarian City for US$ 1 million donation for storm-hit Syrian Refugees

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has thanked the International Humanitarian City (IHC) for its US$ 1 million contribution that helped feed 30,000 Syrian refugees living in camps in Jordan during the month of January as they faced a severe snow storm. The donation came as part of a UAE nationwide fundraising campaign (Tarahamou), and is in line with the...

Mohammed bin Rashid blessed with new girl on national day
09 Feb 2015

The UAE is one of the strongest partners to UN, says Ban Ki-moon

The United Nations Secretary-General, Ban Ki-moon, today said that the UAE has demonstrated its strong commitment to the UN through its humanitarian and peace keeping missions in the region. Speaking to the Emirates News Agency, WAM, on the sidelines of the Government Summit in Dubai, the Secretary-General said, “The United Arab Emirates is one of the strongest partner countries, and an...

IHC donates one million US Dollars to help the most vulnerable Syrian refugees in Jordan
02 Feb 2015

IHC donates one million US Dollars to help the most vulnerable Syrian refugees in Jordan

Abu Dhabi, (UNHCR) – The International Humanitarian City has donated one million US Dollars in emergency cash assistance to assist some of the most vulnerable Syrian refugee families living in Jordan. The generous donation, which came as part of the UAE’s “Tarahamou” campaign, will benefit 2,070 of the most vulnerable Syrian families, whereby each family will receive $480. Andrew Harper, the UNHCR’s...

Mohammed bin Rashid blessed with new girl on national day
23 Jan 2015

Princess Haya bint Al Hussein honoured for anti-hunger efforts

Princess Haya bint Al Hussein, Wife of Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, recognized for work to United Nations, was awarded the 2015 Hunger Hero Award by the UN World Food Programme (WFP) during a ceremony at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, on Thursday. UN...

The International Humanitarian City in Dubai hosts the regional training on Emergency Management
18 Jan 2015

The International Humanitarian City in Dubai hosts the regional training on “Emergency Management”

The International Humanitarian City (IHC) in coordination with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) in Dubai, launched the regional trainingon “Emergency Management”, which is held for the first time in the Middle East in the United Arab Emirates, in cooperation with a large number of federal and local government departments and institutions, including Dubai Police, Dubai Ambulance, DubaiCustoms...

Humanitarian City unveils new strategy
14 Jan 2015

Humanitarian City unveils new strategy

Dubai:International Humanitarian City (IHC) has a clear vision of the future on how best to serve those in need around the globe after the launch of a new strategy yesterday by top leaders. Gathered to celebrate a new way forward, His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai,launched the 2015-2021...

Mohammed bin Rashid blessed with new girl on national day
14 Jan 2015

Generosity a hallmark of UAE: paper

A UAE paper has said that the UAE, under the leadership of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, has remained a source of humanitarian goodness and charity, being the legacy of the founding father of the nation, the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan.   “Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed...

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum launches strategy for International Humanitarian City
12 Jan 2015

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum launches strategy for International Humanitarian City

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, has launched the 2015 – 2021 strategy for the International Humanitarian City at its headquarters in Dubai. The special launch ceremony was graced by the presence of Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, and  Sheikh Maktoum...