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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...

Consul General of Zambia visits IHC
24Jun2020

Consul General of Zambia visits IHC

The International Humanitarian City welcomed His Excellency the Consul General of the Republic of Zambia in Dubai and the Northern Emirates, Mr. Duncan Mulima who was accompanied by the First Secretary Accountant Mr. Chella Musonda. International Humanitarian City CEO, Mr. Giuseppe Saba welcomed the official guests and gave an overview presentation of IHC role and innovative projects such as the Humanitarian...

airlift to Burkina Faso
19Jun2020

Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid marks World Refugee Day by supporting UNHCR with humanitarian airlift to Burkina Faso

Dubai, UAE: The Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid, has marked World Refugee Day by chartering a cargo plane to deliver urgent humanitarian aid to Burkina Faso in support of the UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency. Destined for Ouagadougou, the capital of Burkina Faso, the plane left this morning Dubai International Airport with around 100 tons of aid,...