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WHO aid to lebanon
11Aug2020

More aid from Dubai delivered to Lebanon

Dubai’s International Humanitarian City today airlifted more aid to help emergency relief efforts in Beirut, with the approval of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai. An Emirates SkyCargo plane left Dubai carrying 24.88 metric tons of medical supplies and personal protective equipment (PPE), including surgical masks, goggles,...

AID TO LEBANON
05Aug2020

Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid orders emergency aid flight for WHO and IFRC after deadly Beirut blasts

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, has ordered an emergency aid flight to be sent to Beirut following yesterday’s deadly blast. A 747 jumbo jet will take off from Dubai today carrying approximately 30 tons of aid relief, including trauma kits, surgical supplies and personal protection equipment...

WFP flight to CAR
14Jul2020

UAE supports WFP airlift life-saving relief to people affected by food insecurity in Central African Republic (CAR)

Thanks to the support of the United Arab Emirates, the World Food Programme (WFP) airlifted life-saving, high energy biscuits from its Humanitarian Response Depot (UNHRD) in the International Humanitarian City in Dubai to Bangui in Central African Republic (CAR). With a cargo of more than 52 metric tons of the nutritious high energy biscuits the plane facilitated by H.H Sheikh...

DNATA SUPPORTS GLOBAL RELIEF EFFORTS OF THE IHC BY DONATING INSTRUMENTAL HANDLING EQUIPMENT
07Jul2020

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...