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TUNIS, 3rd March 2015 (WAM) --- The Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan Foundation has launched the second phase of its aid campaign for families affected by the cold wave and floods in Tunis.
An official source at the foundation said that the campaign is being implemented in accordance with the directives of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan and His Highness General Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces.
TUNISIA, 5th February, 2015 (WAM) -- The Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan Foundation has concluded its winter aid programme in Tunisia. The programme targeted 37,000 families of those affected by the severe cold wave during January.
The programme was implemented in accordance with the directives of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan and His Highness General Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces .
TUNIS, 2nd February, 2015 (WAM) -- The Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan Foundation (KF), yesterday distributed winter aid which contains food stuff, heaters, clothing, blankets and necessary things to meet needs of children with disabilities including 5000 underprivileged families.
TUNIS, 22nd January 2015 (WAM) -- The Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Foundation on Wednesday distributed winter aid to 7000 families in the Tunisian governorates of Kasserine and Sidi Bouzid to help them survive the current cold wave that hit the country recently.
An official source from the Foundation said that the effort is in accordance with directives of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan and His Highness General Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces.
WAM ABU DHABI, 25th May, 2014 (WAM) -- The Higher Committee for Foreign Aid at the UAE Red Crescent Authority (RCA), has approved over AED 57.9 million to implement various development projects and programmes in a number of Arab and Foreign countries.
The move follows the directives of H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Ruler's Representative in the Western Region and Chairman of the Red Crescent Authority (RCA).
Tunis: The Khalifa bin Zayed Foundation has offered 12 ambulances to the ministry of health in Tunisia.
The health assistance was delivered to the Tunisian health authorities during a ceremony attended by staff of the UAE Embassy there and the Tunisian Health Minister, Dr. Abdul-Latif Al-Makky.
The Foundation said the state-of-the-art ambulance would support health services provided to mothers and children. Additional medical equipment will arrive later.
WAM Tunis, 25 June 2011 (WAM) -- Over the past four months, UAE-sponsored refugee camps in Ras Jdir and Dhahbiya at Libyan-Tunisian borders offered 5000 tonnes of humanitarian assistance to 22,545 refugees, a top UAE aid worker said.
''Clinics have also provided healthcare services to 13,385 refugees,' Abdul Rahman bin Abdul Aziz, head of the UAE joint relief team, said, adding that Ras Jdir welcomed 15, 862 refuges while Dhahbia received 6,683.
The UAE relief team continued its operations to help Libyan refugees who had fled the war in Libya. The relief activities in cooperation with the Youth Association of Tunisia included distribution of food supplies and medicines as per directives from UAE President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan. Many Libyan families are living as refugees in homes of Tunisians, who in a show of faith and solidarity offered help to the displaced women and children. Other refugees are living in camps set up in Tataouine in Southern Tunisia bordering Libya, and are protected by volunteers.
The UAE's Khalifa bin Zayed Foundation (KBZF) on Sunday delivered the latest medical equipment to the hospital of the Tunisian city of Dehiba on the Libyan borders. KBZF also delivered two tonnes of medicines for the hospital which serve a population of more than 70000 inhabitants, residents of neighbouring towns and Libyan displaced families, according to Nayef Al Khaja of KBZF. Hosni Al Muzhir, a doctor at Dehiba hospital, said the most recent UAE's medical aid package aid was extremely needed at the emergency room and critical cases wards.
WAM Tunisia, Apr 11th, 2011 (WAM)--The UAE relief team has began setting up of a camp to assist the Libyan people at Al Dhabiya district at the Libyan-Tunisian borders. It also dispatched 17 trucks laden with various food items, medicines and blankets.
WAM Ras Jdir, Apr 02nd, 2011 (WAM) -- As the transit camps for thousands of migrant workers who have fled the fighting in Libya continued to expand, the UAE relief team continued its humanitarian operations on ground.
The relief operations, in implementation of the directives of UAE President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the relief workers kept themselves busy providing food aid, medical supplies and shelter to the refugees and helping them to get repatriated to their home countries.
Abdul Rahman Ibrahim Abdul Aziz, head of the UAE relief team, said that the …
Ras Gadeer - In implementation of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan's directives, the UAE relief team at Ras Gadeer at the Libyan-Tunisian borders continues to provide food aid, medical supplies and shelter to the refugees fleeing from the events in Libya, pending their repatriation to their home countries.
Abdul Rahman Ibrahim Abdul Aziz, head of the UAE relief team, said the relief convoys were continuing to arrive at the Ras Gadeer camp to assist thousands of the displaced and stranded people at the Libyan-Tunisian borders to ease their suffering amid …
WAM Tunis, Mar 10th, 2011 (WAM) -- The UAE relief team has continued distribution of relief aid at Ras Gadeer camp at the Tunisian-Libyan borders.