EU announced €30 million humanitarian aid for flood victims: PM

Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif has said that the European Union (EU) made the announcement of €30m humanitarian aid for the flood victims in Pakistan, ARY News reported on Tuesday. PM Shehbaz Sharif said in a Twitter message, “Grateful to European Union, particularly @vonderleyen, President of @EU_Commission for the announcement of €30 million in new EU … Read more

Saudi Arabia continues humanitarian efforts to help Pakistan’s flood victims

Flood-affected people carry relief packages received under the KSRelief programme. — APP ISLAMABAD: Saudi Arabia’s King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Centre (KSRelief) is carrying on with its efforts to provide humanitarian aid to the flood-affected areas of  Pakistan. The team distributed 2,095 food baskets, 40 tents, and 400 mosquito nets in various provinces to … Read more

Yemenis benefit from KSRelief’s humanitarian efforts

CANNES: The NEOM media hub is set to become a hotbed for the Kingdom’s creative talent as well as a major contributor to the nation’s economy, according to one its senior executives. “For all of the great infrastructure we will have and for all of the great companies we will attract, fundamentally the success of … Read more

KSRelief continue humanitarian efforts in Yemen Indonesia and Tanzania

RIYADH: Nine out of 10 women working in Saudi Arabia say that the organizations they work for have policies in place to drive diversity, equity and inclusion. This is according to a study by leading global management consultancy firm Kearney looking at factors affecting women in the workplace, including employer support of career ambitions, adoption … Read more

UAE sends humanitarian assistance for Pakistan’s flood affectees

Planning Minister Ahsan Iqbal receives humanitarian assistance sent by UAE in Islamabad. — Twitter/@uaeembassyisb UAE Ambassador  Hamad Obaid Alzaabi on Tuesday announced humanitarian assistance for flood affectees in Pakistan and extended his condolences to the country following  recent catastrophic floods which have killed more than 1,100 people and affected over 33 million. A statement issued … Read more

EU’s Borrell hails Istanbul deal as 1st humanitarian grain shipment reaches Djibouti

BRUSSELS EU foreign policy chief Josep Borrell commended on Tuesday Türkiye and the UN for brokering the Istanbul agreement as UN-chartered vessel Brave Commander carrying grain to the Horn of Africa reached its destination. “We are so glad to see that the Black Sea grain agreement works so far. Congratulations again to the United Nations … Read more

Africa: Holding Onto Hope As We Mark World Humanitarian Day

Let’s recognize humanitarians who work tirelessly, day and night, to save lives at risk When the merchant vessel Razoni sailed from Ukraine’s Black Sea port of Odesa earlier this month with more than 26,000 tons of corn for global markets, she was rightly the subject of intense attention. Her passage was the result of months … Read more

Perception at odds with reality of generous Saudi humanitarian support for Ukraine

JEDDAH: The perception that Saudi Arabia is not helping Ukrainians affected by the war with Russia is completely at odds with the reality.  The firmness of the Kingdom’s commitment to supporting refugees and resolving the conflict has been evident since the outbreak of hostilities. Aid pledges have been matched by donations that are already making … Read more