High-Level Panel On Humanitarian Financing Report Launches In Dubai, UAE

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, welcomed UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon and other senior UN officials, humanitarian practitioners, and corporate leaders to International Humanitarian City in Dubai for the launch of the report of the High-Level Panel on Humanitarian Financing. The report,

UAE Contributes 1m USD to CERF

The UAE last night provided a US$1million donation to UN’s Central Emergency Response Fund that allows humanitarian organisations to respond to the world’s urgent crises. Ambassador Lana Zaki Nusseibeh, UAE’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations, announced the contribution at the High-Level Conference on the Central Emergency Response Fund, CERF, at the United Nations Headquarters

UAE National Day reception in New York City

 The UAE Permanent Mission to the United Nations (UN) hosted 750 Ambassadors, senior UN officials and prominent New York City community leaders on Monday to celebrate the 43rd UAE National Day. The celebration was held at New York Public Library’s iconic Astor Hall and featured an exhibition of contemporary Emirati photography. Among the guests were

UAE and Barbados Sign Double Taxation Avoidance Agreement

  The Government of the United Arab Emirates signed  an agreement with the Government of Barbados on the avoidance of double taxation and the prevention of fiscal evasion with respect to taxes on income. Her Excellency, Reem Al Hashimy, Minister of State, represented the Government of the United Arab Emirates in signing the agreement, while the Government

UAE joins the UN Associate Experts Programme

The UAE Government has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the United Nations which allows the UAE to offer its nationals expert to work with the UN Secretariat and the entities that it administers. The UAE Government has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the United Nations which allows the UAE to offer its nationals expert to

UAE participates in AHLC and ACD meetings in New York

Dr. Anwar bin Mohammed Gargash, Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, participated yesterday in the Ad Hoc Liaison Committee for Assistance to Palestinians, AHLC, which was held as part of the 69th Session of the UN General Assembly. The meeting was chaired by the Norwegian Foreign Minister, Borg Brindh, with the attendance of Ban Ki-moon,

MOU Signing with Nicaragua Mission

In the efforts to strengthen ties between the United Arab Emirates and countries of Central America, Her Excellency Ambassador Lana Zaki Nusseibeh, Permanent Representative of the United Arab Emirates to the United Nations in New York and Her Excellency Ambassador Maria Rubiales de Chamorro, Permanent Representative of Nicaragua to the United Nations in New York,