“al-waqaaljadeed.com ” Tue, March 24, 2020 / private
The Emirates Crescent Authority has provided food assistance to poor and needy families who suffer from very difficult economic conditions, in the context of improving their living conditions and sensing the moral and humanitarian duty that the United Arab Emirates is committed to in providing humanitarian support to needy and affected families. In this regard, the authority’s team distributed today (400) food baskets weighing (32 tons and 320 kilograms) targeting (2000) individuals from poor and needy families in the area (Ghail Al-Halka) in the Ghail Bawazir district in Hadramout governorate, which included the basic needs of the necessary supplies in the framework of the Commission’s humanitarian support project, to normalize life for families in difficult economic situations. The distribution of these aid met with satisfaction among the citizens who indicated that the project and its assistance provided them with the foodstuffs they wanted and secured their needs, and they commended the honor of the United Arab Emirates and its charitable and humanitarian actions to alleviate the suffering and the bad economic conditions that they suffer. It is noteworthy that the number of food baskets distributed since the beginning of 2020 was 6,410 food baskets weighing (517 tons and 928 kg) targeting (32,050) individuals from the needy and affected families in Hadramout.