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Khalifa bin Zayed Foundation implements Iftar project


Khaleej Times
Wednesday, July 03, 2013

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The Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan Charity Foundation has finished its preparations for the implementation of its fast-breaking “Iftar” project for 2013, aiming to reach those in need in more than 54 countries.

Mohammed Hajji Al Khouri, Director-General of the Foundation, confirmed that the institution coordinates with UAE embassies abroad and official authorities and international organisations for one of the most important seasonal projects on the map of humanitarian action. The Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan Foundation delivers aid and Emirati good wishes to beneficiaries, wherever they are, especially during the Holy Month of Ramadan. He said that the project aims to achieve social solidarity.

The Iftar project includes beneficiaries in 54 countries, including: Egypt, Jordan, Syria, Palestine, Iraq, Yemen, Somalia and the Comoros, Sudan, Algeria, Lebanon, Tunisia, Mauritania, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Afghanistan, Turkey, Maldives, Indonesia, Nigeria, Uganda, Malaysia, Albania, the Philippines, Ethiopia, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Cape Verde, Gambia, South Africa, China, Kenya, Sri Lanka, Tanzania, Vietnam, Thailand, Cambodia, Mali, Togo, Rwanda and Burundi, as well as Australia and Argentina.

In Europe, the project’s target countries include: Sweden, Spain, Greece, Portugal, Italy, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Slovenia, France and Switzerland.

The Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan Foundation was established by Law No. 20 in July 2007, and seeks to improve humanitarian work through strategic partners not only within the country, but also with international organisations and institutions interested in humanitarian work around the world.



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