FreeCurrencyRates.com

इंडियन आवाज़     14 Dec 2018 10:18:17      انڈین آواز
Ad

UAE, Red Cross sign pact to support humanitarian efforts in Yemen, Myanmar

WEB DESK

The UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation has signed a cooperation agreement with the International Committee of the Red Cross, ICRC, to support the humanitarian response plan in Yemen, Myanmar and the Democratic Republic of Congo, in addition to support ICRC’s budget, totaling 11 million USD.

The agreement was signed by Reem bint Ibrahim Al Hashemy, Minister of State for International Cooperation, and Peter Maurer, President of the ICRC, on the sidelines of the 73rd Ordinary Session of the United National General Assembly in New York.

Emirates News Agency reported that under the agreement, the UAE will provide the ICRC with 6 million USD to support health centres, water and sanitation facilities in Yemen, 1 million USD to support the Organisation’s humanitarian efforts in Myanmar, 1 million USD to support humanitarian efforts in DRC, in addition to 3 million USD to support general programmes.
The UAE is a member of the donor support group of the ICRC.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Ad
Ad

SPORTS

Hockey World Cup: India loose to Netherlands 2-1 in quarter final

India fails to break the jinx, goes down 1-2,  out of World Cup Hockey India Harpal Singh Bedi / Bhuban ...

Hockey WC: Belgium upstage two time winner Germany 2-1 to book Semi final berth

  Harpal Singh Bedi / Bhubaneswar Playing with a clinical precision Belgium upstaged two time winner Ge ...

Time to resuscitate hockey in Pakistan: AHF CEO Ikram

  Harpal Singh Bedi / Bhubaneswar Bemoaning the fact that Hockey has lost its relevance in Pakistan ...

Ad

MARQUEE

Major buildings in India go blue as part of UNICEF’s campaign on World Children’s Day

Our Correspondent / New Delhi Several monuments across India turned blue today Nov 20 – the World Children ...

US school students discuss ways to gun control

             Students  discuss strategies on legislation, communities, schools, and mental health and ...

CINEMA /TV/ ART

Malayalam, Ladakhi films win big at IFFI

By Utpal Borpujari / Panaji (Goa) Indian cinema scored big at the 49th International Film Festival of India ( ...

Bollywood playback singer Mohammad Aziz passes away

WEB DESK Well known Bollywood playback singer Mohammad Aziz passed away in Mumbai today. He was 64. The singe ...

Ad

@Powered By: Logicsart