A woman in need carries foodstuff being distributed by the embassy of United Arab Emirates in Islamabad. AFP
The campaign raised over Dhs78 million, equivalent to providing more than 78 million meals, as massive donations continue to pour in from individuals, companies and entities inside and outside the UAE.
“100 Million Meals” campaign, the region’s biggest food distribution drive, concluded on Saturday after drawing massive donations from 385,000 individuals, companies, businessmen and philanthropists across 51 countries through various donation channels and two charity auctions.
The report noted that despite the obstacles facing the implementation of the foundation’s projects outside the country, some of these projects planned for 2020 were completed. The OECD has ranked UAE the leading humanitarian donor for the fifth consecutive year, said Ahmed Juma Al Zaabi.
Salim Bin Lahej thanked all the strategic partners who supported the Health Fund Office’s humanitarian initiatives including the Islamic Affairs and Charitable Activities Department in Dubai, Awqaf and Minors Affairs Foundation and other charities and philanthropists.
Kyiv’s Western allies have shown no interest in the plan: Russia; Zelensky will join an upcoming G7 summit in Japan via an online link following an invitation from Kishida, who visited Ukraine.
Thousands interact with the Emirati astronaut in the first in a series of nine live public interactions of ‘A call With Space.’
The police have launched massive search and cordon operations in the state against activists of Amritpal Singh's 'Waris Punjab De'.