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UAE Humanitarian Aid
2023 Apr 01 Sat, 11:54:00 am

UNICEF’s Dubai Supply Hub: at the centre of the earthquake response

NEW YORK, 1st April, 2023 (WAM) -- A crucial factor in quickly getting supplies into disaster areas is having them available for transport in the event of an emergency. This is why in the aftermath of two devastating earthquakes that struck Syria and Türkiye on 6th February, UNICEF mobilised pre-positioned life-saving supplies in-country and from Global Supply Hubs for children and families affected by the tragedy. Due to favourable geographic proximity, Dubai’s International Humanitarian City (IHC) has been a key location for pre-positioning and dispatching...