The French-UAE parliamentary friendship group praised the UAE's humanitarian and development initiatives around the world, emphasizing the vitality of the programs and projects carried out by the UAE Red Crescent Authority in Yemen.
This came during the receipt of Dr. Mohamed Ateeq Al-Falahi Secretary-General of the Commission Amelia Lacravi, Chairman of the French-Emirate Parliamentary Friendship Group at the French National Assembly.
"The half moon is one of the most active humanitarian organizations and the most successful to provide assistance to those affected by the events in the Yemeni arena," said LaCrafi, expressing the group's admiration and appreciation for his efforts to improve the humanitarian response to victims of disasters and crises.
For his part, points out that such meetings reflect the vision and leadership of his high-level sickness Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, leader in the Dhafra region, to highlight the role of the humanitarian state at all levels and to clarify the Red Crescent's message and initiative on humanitarian stage in Yemen.
He said that the meeting was coordinated with the Federal National Council in the context of cooperation and integration of government institutions' roles to reflect the efforts and initiatives undertaken by the UAE to alleviate suffering and preserve human dignity.
During the meeting, the Secretary General of the Red Crescent reviewed the state's strategy to provide humanitarian aid to the various peoples of the world. He stressed that it was due to the principle of non-discrimination to provide help in the form of sex, race or sect.
The General Secretary of Abyan Governor's Local Council, Mahdi Al-Hamed and Director of the Education Center Yahya Al-Yazidi, opened the distribution of 20,000 school bags from the UAE Red Crescent to the first class students.