UNHCR grants the title of Humanitarian Champion to UAE's Juma Al Majid

1 Mar 2016

Sharjah's Sheikha Jawaher highlights plight of Syrian refugees in Lebanon

The UNHCR Eminent Advocate calls for international support as she meets Syrian refugees in a women's community centre and a school in Lebanon's capital, Beirut.

22 May 2013

Sharjah's Sheikha Jawaher Al-Qasimi named UNHCR Eminent Advocate

As a UNHCR Eminent Advocate, Sheikha Jawaher will help increase public awareness about refugees and the work of UNHCR, with a special focus on children.

8 May 2013

UNHCR chief thanks United Arab Emirates for helping the forcibly displaced

UN High Commissioner for Refuges António Guterres thanks United Arab Emirates for generous support to UNHCR activities around the world.

25 Nov 2009

New UAE, UNHCR partnership agreement to aid displaced in Pakistan

7 Jul 2009

United Arab Emirates and UNHCR sign partnership agreement for operations in Pakistan

The United Arab Emirates and UNHCR sign a partnership agreement to support vital humanitarian operations for internally displaced Pakistanis.

6 Jul 2009

Princess Haya urges donations for Pakistan

25 Jun 2009

Cartier charity gives UNHCR grant for education and sport in Zambia

Her Royal Highness Princess Haya picks UNHCR to receive US$176,000 grant for sport and education programmes in Zambia under Cartier Charity Love campaign.

30 Mar 2009

UNHCR chief Guterres urges support for 2009 Humanitarian Appeal

High Commissioner for Refugees António Guterres, representing the UN system, appeals to the international community to help meet the needs of tens of millions of the world's most vulnerable people.

24 Nov 2008