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QRCS pursues stronger humanitarian diplomacy in Africa

QRCS pursues stronger humanitarian diplomacy in Africa

A high-profile delegation from Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) has recently completed a tour to enhance humanitarian diplomacy in Africa.

$180mn of Qatar grant to be used for humanitarian projects in Gaza

$180mn of Qatar grant to be used for humanitarian projects in Gaza

Chairman of the Qatari Committee for the Reconstruction of Gaza Ambassador Mohamed al-Emadi announced a set of humanitarian projects in Gaza Strip.

Qatari-bought fuel enters Gaza to ease humanitarian crisis: Hamas

Qatari-bought fuel enters Gaza to ease humanitarian crisis: Hamas

Qatari-bought fuel arrived at the Gaza Strip's only power station after entering through Israel on Tuesday in a bid to alleviate conditions in the Palestinian enclave, a Hamas spokesman and sources said.

France, Russia send humanitarian aid to Syria for Ghouta victims

France, Russia send humanitarian aid to Syria for Ghouta victims

France and Russia on Saturday despatched a plane carrying humanitarian aid to the ravaged former Syrian rebel enclave of Eastern Ghouta, which was retaken by government forces in April after a five-year siege.

Progress in North Korea but long road ahead: UN aid chief

Progress in North Korea but long road ahead: UN aid chief

North Korea has made ‘lots of progress’ in providing food and medical services to its people in recent years but the impoverished state still has a long, tough road ahead, the UN humanitarian chief said Thursday.

QRCS marks 40th anniversary with exhibition at Katara

QRCS marks 40th anniversary with exhibition at Katara

The event was an “extraordinary success”, said Noora Rashid al-Dosari, executive director - QRCS Volunteering and Local Development Division, who commended the hard work of the 30 volunteers in running the exhibition.

Qatar will continue to promote principle of 'Responsibility to Protect'

Qatar will continue to promote principle of 'Responsibility to Protect'

The State of Qatar reiterated that it has continued its efforts to promote the principle of "the responsibility to protect" as a tool for the prevention of atrocities, out of its commitment ...

Top Burundi official flees on eve of polls

Top Burundi official flees on eve of polls

The head of Burundi’s parliament said yesterday he had fled the country on the eve of key elections following weeks of violence, ...