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21 Aug 2018 description

The UAE has reinforced its international humanitarian relief approach, which is based upon close coordination with countries and communities entitled to receive its aid, through the launch, by the wise leadership, of an initiative to create a national committee to rescue those affected by the floods in Kerala, India.

The initiative aims to involve the public and private sectors, as well as representatives of the Indian community.

19 Aug 2018 description

Upon the directives of the wise leadership, led by President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, and the Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, and His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, and the monitoring of H.H.

13 Mar 2018 description

The UAE Embassy in Khartoum held a reception to inaugurate the programmes of the Sheikha Fatima Global Humanitarian Campaign for treating women and children and the Fatima bint Mubarak Volunteering Programme in Sudan.

Hamad Mohammed Al Junaibi, UAE Ambassador to Sudan, and his embassy’s staff received the reception’s guests, which included Ahmed Mohammed Adam, Humanitarian Aid Commissioner in Sudan, a delegation from the General Women’s Union, the campaign’s supervisors, and invited members of the diplomatic corps in Sudan.

03 Aug 2017 description

The Zayed Giving Convoy has completed the installation of 40 medical aid camps in various Sudanese villages, which were supervised by a UAE-Sudanese voluntary medical team, as part of its campaign to treat a million children and elderly members of society, under the theme, 'Giving is Happiness'.

26 Jul 2017 description

The Zayed Giving Initiative has started its humanitarian mission in Sudanese villages to provide the best diagnostic, therapeutic and preventive services for children and the elderly under the supervision of a specialised medical team of doctors from the UAE and voluntary doctors from Sudan.

The mission is in line with the ‘Year of Giving’ initiative launched by President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan in co-ordination with the Sudanese Volunteer Centre and ministries of health and social security.

16 Aug 2008 description

Khartoum - Head of the UAE's Red Crescent Authority (RCA) to Sudan Bakhit Slaim Al-Muhairi and Secretary General of Sudan's Al-Zubair Charity Dr.

14 Aug 2008 description

El Gadaref, Sudan - As part of the UAE efforts to provide aid to victims of floods which hit the Sudanese State of Gadaref, a delegation of the Red Crescent Authority (RCA) distributed blankets, tents and foodstuff to the displaced persons in Banat and Mafaza areas. According to RCA Secretary General Dr. Mussa Saleh Al Taei, the RCA delegation provided aid to more than 2, 500 families in three areas. Crossing a distance of 600 kilometres, the delegation battled transport odds and succeeded to deliver aid to the needy, as directed by the UAE leadership, said Dr. Al Taei.

13 Aug 2008 description

Khartoum - UAE Red Crescent Authority (RCA) sent yesterday 40 tonnes of relief aid to victims of flood, which hit Eastern Sudan state of Qedarif. The move in line with instructions of President HH Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces HH General Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan and follow up of UAE Deputy Prime Minister and Chairman of the RCA HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan.

12 Jun 2008 description

In an effort to bring down the rising global food prices, Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) has broken ground for a massive agricultural project it is implementing in Sudan.

29 May 2008 description

Dubai Cares, a charitable establishment with the aim of educating one million children in developing countries, announced Wednesday details of its latest joint venture with the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) for the launch of primary education programmes in Sudan, which will benefit an estimated 700,000 children over the next 10 years.

The announcement marks Dubai Care's second partnership with UNICEF following an earlier announcement in February of joint primary education programmes in Djibouti.

The project will construct 200 classrooms in the first year to serve …

24 May 2008 description

Juba - As part of a major relief programme ordered by HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Chairman of the Red Crescent Authority (RCA), the team of RCA continued its humanitarian mission in by providing relief and medical services.

The ophthalmic team specializing in eye surgery has begun conducting eye operations for eye patients in South Sudan.

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23 May 2008 description

Juba- As part of a major relief programme ordered by HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Chairman of the Red Crescent Authority (RCA), a relief plane carrying medical supplies arrived here Thursday.

"This consignment consists mainly of medical supplies which are to be distributed to several hospitals in Southern Sudan", said Ahmed Abdullah Al Ali, Head of the RCA delegation which accompanied the plane.

A number of officials from the Government of Southern Sudan (GoSS) were present to receive the plane.

21 May 2008 description

The UAE will offer two loans worth Dh275 million for financing water projects in Sudan. Mohammed Saif Al Suweidi, Acting Director General of Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) and visiting Sudanese Minister of Finance and Economy Awad Ahmed Al Jaz signed the loan agreements on Tuesday.

Al Suweidi said the first Dh184 million loan will be used to complete the Marawi Dam in north Sudan which the ADFD has previously extended Dh551 million for the project. The project will help Sudan fill the power deficit by producing 1,250 megawatts.

03 May 2008 description

The UAE Red Crescent Authority (RCA) will begin airlifting relief supplies to Southern Sudan next week. Acting on the directives of HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Chairman of the RCA, the charity body will begin airlifting medical equipment, medicines, foodstuff and other items as part of a grand mission to help the displaced person in Southern Sudan. As part of the mission, three aircrafts laden with the relief supplies will leave UAE to Juba, the capital of the autonomous Government of Southern Sudan.

11 Feb 2008 description

Director General of Zayed Foundation for Charitable and Humanitarian Works (ZFCHW) Mohammed bin Obaid Al-Dhaheri emphasised the UAE charity's keenness on carrying out humanitarian operations and development projects in Sudan.

31 Oct 2007 description

Khartoum - The UAE is ready to play its aspired role in funding humanitarian requirements or building projects that contribute to bringing about stability and development to Darfur region in west Sudan. The UAE gesture of supporting Sudan was announced by Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Mohammed Hussein Al Sha'ali during an address he delivered today at the Arab conference to tackle humanitarian situation in Darfur hosted by Sudan.

31 Jul 2007 description

UAE Red Crescent Authority is continuing its humanitarian activities for people affected by floods in Kasala and North Kurdofan in the Sudan. The team led by Khamees Al Suwaidi , Director of Sharjah branch of the Authority supervised over the process of sending two aid convoys carrying tents and food stuff from Khartoum to the two affected areas to help the victims.

27 Jul 2007 description

The UAE grand relief mission for Darfur began yesterday with the arrival of two aircrafts carrying 5,000 tents for the displaced persons in Darfur. The UAE relief mission for Darfur was ordered by President H.H Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, and is being conducted under the direct supervision of Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Chairman of the UAE Red Crescent Authority (RCA).

The two planes were received upon arrival by Khamis Mohammed Al Suweidi, Director of the RCA in Sharjah and Abdul Aziz Al Mahmoud, UAE Charge D'Affaires.

24 Jul 2007 description

The UAE Red Crescent Authority (RCA) has resumed its airbridge programme to the Sudanese restive region of Darfur to reach out to the displaced persons there. The move is in line with the directives of President H.H. Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan and Abu Dhabi Crown Prince and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, General Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan.