As part of the ‘Clothing Bank’ project by the Islamic Affairs and Charitable Activities Department in Dubai (IACAD), the amount of used clothes donated, with a total value of Dhs4,454,120, reached 1,113,530 tonnes in the first half of 2019. The “Clothing Bank” project recycles and sells second-hand clothes for tertiary income to support various charitable and humanitarian projects.
Woodley is campaigning to help protect 30 per cent of the world's oceans by 2030, after witnessing firsthand the "deep trouble" they are facing, reports femalefirst.co.uk.
The gesture by the philanthropic organization Dubai Cares to contribute Dhs2,938,800 ($800,000) over four years to expand the reach of the International Publishers Association’s (IPA) programmes in Africa is praiseworthy. Kenya and Morocco have been identified as initial focus countries, with other beneficiary
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.
Charitable organisations do work that is praiseworthy and brings succour to the affected. One stellar model is the Emirates Red Crescent (ERC), which has proved it with telling efficacy. Take, for instance, the solidarity and support of the UAE for the hapless Rohingya women and children. Around one million of them now languish
Donations from hundreds of UAE residents for the over 38,000 evacuees from the imminent eruption of Taal Volcano in Batangas Province, approximately 71.8 kilometres south of Manila, poured at the Philippine Overseas Labour Office in Al Qusais, Dubai (POLODXB) on Saturday.
Footwear brand ONE432 is bringing about a sustainable and socially responsible revival of handcrafted juttis (Punjabi shoes), by sharing 50 per cent of its profits with female artisans and sponsoring children's education in Pakistan.
The Humanitarian Care Department of Dubai Police has extended some financial and in-kind assistance to the inmates worth Dhs815,942 during the third quarter of this year, bringing the total aid to Dhs5,463,586 in nine months.
It’s that time of the year once again when the spirit of joy and celebration fills the air. When the shopping malls are overflowing with people doing their Christmas shopping amidst
The unnamed woman was helped by members of the public as she had the babies close to Trinity College in the city. Staff from a nearby Sainsbury’s are understood to have assisted as the little ones made their appearance 11 weeks early.