Appeals & Response Plans
- Pakistan: Dengue Outbreak - Sep 2017
- Pakistan: Floods and Heavy Snowfalls - Jan 2017
- Pakistan: Floods and Landslides - Jun 2016
- Pakistan: Floods and Landslides - Mar 2016
- Afghanistan/Pakistan: Earthquake - Oct 2015
- Pakistan: Floods - Apr 2015
- Pakistan: Floods - Sep 2014
- Pakistan: Drought - 2014-2017
- Pakistan: Polio Outbreak - 2014-2017
- Pakistan: Dengue Outbreak - Oct 2013
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The UAE provided over 254.4 million units of polio vaccine to more than 43 million Pakistani children between 2014 and 2017, through its anti-polio drive in the country.
The UAE-Pakistan Assistance Programme, UAE-PAP, was launched under the directives of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan and His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, to support the health sector and strengthen the polio prevention programmes in Pakistan.
ISLAMABAD: The UAE has provided 116,177,794 million polio vaccines for Pakistani children aged under five from January 2014 to the end of May 2016 through the Emirates Polio Campaign, launched under directives from President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan and as part of an initiative of His Highness General Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of UAE Armed Forces, to eradicate polio.
AED 173 billion value of the UAE's foreign aid since its establishment covering 21 sectors
AED 1.6 billion UAE aid to Yemen
In the framework of ongoing humanitarian development in Yemen, the United Arab Emirates played a pivotal role in responding to humanitarian crises on the ground in Yemen, thus becoming the second largest donor of humanitarian aid in Yemen globally, according to data released by the UN Financial Tracking Service (FTS).
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – 18 January 2015: HE Sheikha Lubna Bint Khalid Al Qasimi, Minister of International Cooperation and Development, Head of the UAE Committee for the Coordination of Humanitarian Foreign Aid, said that strengthening partnerships, the unification of the international community's efforts towards international development issues, as well as the effective response to different humanitarian crises, calls for supporting the abilities of active countries and international development and humanitarian organisations.
The report seeks to continue to provide a comprehensive overview of all UAE foreign aid, whether developmental, humanitarian or charity, in both public and private realms. Within that, a detailed breakdown of Official Development Assistance (ODA) as more narrowly defined and recorded by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), allows for easier comparison with other international donor countries and organizations and encourages the UAE to intensify its efforts to be among the top echelon of donor countries world-wide.
ISLAMABAD, 20th September, 2014 (WAM) -- The Administration of U.A.E. Pakistan Assistance Programme (U.A.E. PAP), has distributed 40,000 food baskets and 7, 100 tents at a cost of over US$3.1 million, to the families affected by the floods in a number of areas, cities and villages in the Punjab Province.
UAE disburses AED 7.74 billion in foreign aid in 2011, benefitting 128 countries, and commits AED 674.9 million for future projects
OCFA releases third annual UAE Foreign Aid Report
This month’s issue covers the following topics:
- UAE aid news
- Ewa’a Shelters for Women and Children
- Yemen: Underfunded Emergency
- Workshop: Humanitarian Financing
Islamabad - In line with the directives of H.H.
President HH Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, has ordered sending of urgent relief to the victims of the earthquake, which hit Baluchistan region, southwest of Pakistan early Wednesday. Sheikh Khalifa instructed the Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan Charity Foundation to immediately dispatch aid to the victims. Tens of people were killed and hundreds injured when a strong earthquake shook Pakistan's impoverished south western Baluchistan early Wednesday, destroying hundreds of mud houses that left hundreds homeless. - Emirates News Agency, WAM
A delegation of the Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan Charity left Friday for Pakistan to deliver relief aid to the victims of recent floods, which devastated many districts.
Islamabad - The UAE and Pakistan have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for rebuilding a quake-ravaged hospital at Muzaffarabad in Kashmir as part of the UAE's contribution to efforts to reconstruct facilities destroyed by the quake that hit Pakistan in October 2005.
The UAE Red Crescent Society Medical Centre (UAE-RCS) in earthquake-crippled Balakot has been recording steadily growing numbers of patients as other emergency response groups wrap up operations in the region.
Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, presented in Abu Dhabi yesterday to Pakistani President, Pervez Musharraf, a cheque of Dh7.5 million for the victims of the earthquake that hit Pakistan in October last year. The amount is part of the proceed of yesterday's cricket match between Pakistan and India during the inauguration of the Zayed International Cricket Stadium here in Abu Dhabi. Sheikh Nahyan also handed out a cheque of Dh2.5 million to the Chairman of the Indian Cricket Association for the quake victims in India.
The UAE Red Crescent Society (RCS) has offered Dh 150,000 in support of the Gulf Autism Centre. Mohammed Habroush Al Rumaithi, Deputy Secretary General for Local Affairs, said 'the donation is part of the society's effort to support centres for people with special needs to enable them assume their important humanitarian mission properly.
Another batch of Pakistani patients, who sustained various degrees of injuries during the devastating earthquake that hit their country late last year, left here early yesterday for Pakistan after receiving medical treatment in UAE hospitals.
The batch, comprising fourteen persons suffering from paralysis and various kinds of bone fracture, including one case of backbone fracture, received medical treatment from the Al Jazira Hospital here in Abu Dhabi.
The patients expressed profound gratitude to the UAE for the assistance and support given them during their difficult times.
Kofi Annan, United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan has expressed his gratitude to the Government of the United Arab Emirates for its support for the UN relief and humanitarian operations. In a letter to Foreign Minister Rashid Abdullah Al Nuaimi, Annan thanked the UAE for offering one million dollars in relief of population hit by disasters and conflicts. Al Nuaimi also received a message from Abu Baker Al Qarbi, Yemeni Minister of Foreign Affairs, dealing with relations between the two countries. It was handed to Dr.
Islamabad - UAE Ambassador to Pakistan, Ali Mohammad Al Shamsi, on Monday delivered four loads of drugs and medical supplies donated by the UAE Red Crescent to the Federal Governmental Hospital, where tens of the victims of last October's earthquake are being hospitalised.