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10 Jul 2016 description

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.

23 Jan 2016 description
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AED 173 billion value of the UAE's foreign aid since its establishment covering 21 sectors

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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).

18 Jan 2016 description

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.

04 Feb 2015 description

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

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.

21 Sep 2014 description

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.

08 Oct 2012 description

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

08 May 2012 description

This month’s issue covers the following topics:

  • UAE aid news
  • Ewa’a Shelters for Women and Children
  • Yemen: Underfunded Emergency
  • Workshop: Humanitarian Financing
22 May 2009 description

Islamabad - In line with the directives of H.H.

01 Nov 2008 description

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

17 Aug 2008 description

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.

27 May 2006 description

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.

29 Apr 2006 description

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.

19 Apr 2006 description

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.

25 Feb 2006 description

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.

14 Feb 2006 description

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.

18 Jan 2006 description

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.

12 Jan 2006 description

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.

03 Jan 2006 description

The last group of Pakistanis who were wounded in the earthquake left Abu Dhabi yesterday for home after receiving treatment under a medical programme launched by the UAE Armed Forces, under the instructions of President H.H. Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan. Brigadier Ahmed Al Qubaisi, Coordinator of the programme, said the final batch included 17 wounded who underwent different kinds of medical treatment at Zayed Military Hospital and Khalifa Medical City. Ten percent of the victims suffered from bone fractures.