UAE humanitarian work praised
United Arab Emirates (UAE) Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Shaikh Abdallah bin Zayed Al Nahyan has today received Mark Lowcock, United Nations Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator.
The two sides discussed their joint humanitarian work, as well as mechanisms for strengthening their humanitarian cooperation, and their response to emergencies in various countries, including Yemen.
The minister welcomed the visit of Lowcock, affirming the UAE commitment bolstering humanitarian work and supporting the UN-led efforts to respond to emergencies and provide relief assistance in Yemen and other countries.
Lowcock praised the UAE humanitarian work, noting that the country is aware and understands the nature of crises, and is responding to them in modern and innovative ways.
He added that the UAE is a pioneer of international humanitarian work, demonstrating its strong commitment to humanitarian principles, while supporting the UN relief efforts.
Source: Bahrain News Agency