The UAE has distributed relief assistance to people in Tarim, Yemen. WAM
The UAE has distributed relief assistance to people in Tarim, in Yemen's Hadramaut Governorate, as part of its continued efforts to support the country's humanitarian and developmental needs.
As part of its food security programme, the Emirates Red Crescent distributed 650 food baskets, weighing more than 50 tonnes, to 3,250 needy families.
So far this year, the UAE distributed 27,394 food baskets weighing over 2,000 tonnes to 136,970 underprivileged people in Hadramaut.
Mohamed Al Junaibi, Director of Humanitarian Affairs at the ERC in Yemen, stated that the project will serve over 2,000 families suffering from water scarcity.
Five thousand people across the western neighborhouds of Mukalla received the aid, as part of the UAE’s efforts to improve living conditions in Yemen.
The aid package was administered in line with the directives of His Highness Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, and the following up of H.H. Sheikh Hamdan Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Ruler's Representative in Al Dhafra Region and Chairman of the Emirates Red Crescent (ERC).
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