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16Jun2008

Sierra Leone First Lady celebrates the Intl Day of the African Child at IHC

Sierra Leone’s First Lady, HE Mrs. Alice Sia Koroma, is visiting the International Humanitarian City (IHC) premises and meeting with representatives of United Nations agencies and humanitarian NGOs operating in Sierra Leone and registered at the IHC. Mrs. Sia Koroma is escorted during her visit by the representative of Princess Haya Bint Al Hussein HE Reem Al Hashemi, Minister of...

23Apr2008

Princess Haya urges world to address threat to global food prices

While in South Africa at the invitation of President Nelson Mandela, Her Royal Highness Princess Haya Bint Al Hussein, UN Messenger of Peace visited one of five African Children’s Feeding Scheme Centres located in the township of Soweto, just outside Johannesburg. “The world is witnessing a new epidemic that is hindering global efforts to fight poverty and hunger. The recent...

17Oct2007

Message from HRH Princess Haya in support of the MDGs

“I am very happy to speak to you on this occasion. In the equation of peace, hungry people are the most likely to lean towards fanaticism because they have nothing left to live for. Overlooking a segment of the world as large as Africa and the Middle East where the community is largely uneducated is a direct invitation to fight...