U.N. agencies continue to send humanitarian aid to those affected by the conflict in North Africa - Libya, Egypt and Tunisia – from their emergency response depots based at the International Humanitarian City (IHC), Dubai,.

On March 21, the UN refugee agency UNHCR will send a flight with relief items to Alexandria, Egypt.

The relief consignment includes plastic sheeting, jerry cans, kitchen sets and sleeping mats for 10,000 people. Six prefabricated warehouses for temporary storage will also be sent.

Photo: Trucks preparing to load UNHCR relief items at their warehouses in IHC, Dubai