'Almost 40 percent of Kenya’s refugees and asylum seekers reside in Kakuma, and their humanitarian needs continue to rise due to the continued influx from the two main refugee producing countries of Somalia and South Sudan'
Sheikha Jawaher said: "Time is of the essence, and a lot can be done in the context of prevention and blocking the path of the virus’ spread through rapid and effective response especially in crowded and ill-equipped refugee settlements."
Like the proverbial quality of mercy, compassion too is not limited. On the other hand, there is enormous scope for it to grow — and spread its benevolent branches not only regionally, but also worldwide.
"We are pleased that the foundation was able to spread happiness and light a torch of hope and optimism in the hearts of eight children and their families, to fulfil their wishes to obtain the latest modern electronic devices," Sheikha Sheikha said.
In the aftermath of Cyclone Idai that affected Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi in mid-March this year, The Big Heart Foundation (TBHF) has pledged US$100,000 (Dhs367,250) to the World Food Programme (WFP) to assist families most affected by this tragedy in Mozambique.
UAE-based humanitarian charity The Big Heart Foundation (TBHF) has announced the allocation of $1 million to improve healthcare services for 4,000 children and 2,600 women, annually, across four of the most deprived health zones of the Kasai Oriental province in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).
The Big Heart Foundation (TBHF), a Sharjah-based global humanitarian organisation dedicated to helping people in need worldwide, held a workshop for the youth themed ‘Humanitarian Photography,’ given the importance of photography in documenting and advocating humanitarian efforts.
The Big Heart Foundation (TBHF), a Sharjah-based global humanitarian charity dedicated to helping refugees and people in need worldwide, has started receiving nominations for the fourth edition of the Sharjah International Award for Refugee Advocacy and Support (SIARA), which is organised in collaboration with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR).
TBHF’s projects support vital sectors including education, healthcare, humanitarian aid and emergency relief, as well as protection and livelihood.
Her Highness visits 'The Big Heart Educational Center'; meets students and teachers; project launched to support educational needs of children whose learning was disrupted due to conflicts in their home countries