DUBAI, seventh April, 2022 (WAM) — The 1 Billion Meals initiative, which goals to supply meals assist to the underprivileged and undernourished in 50 international locations world wide, introduced that it has began distributing foodstuffs, meals parcels in Lebanon, India, Jordan, Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan.
The initiative, which was launched at the start of the Holy Month of Ramadan and organised by the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum World Initiatives (MBRGI), has began distribution within the 4 international locations in cooperation with the Meals Banking Regional Community (FBRN), the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Humanitarian and Charity Institution (MBRCH).
Distribution Graduation FBRN has began distributing long-term meals objects and meals parcels with storable substances to the beneficiaries of the 1 Billion Meals initiative. Whereas MBRCH is distributing meals parcels containing fundamental staples akin to flour, rice, oil, sugar and dates to beneficiaries.
Correct Databases The 1 Billion Meals initiative offers beneficiaries with fundamental requirements wanted for the preparation of nutritious meals or on the spot digital vouchers for meals provides in cooperation with related native authorities in beneficiary international locations. This coordination ensures the effectivity of distribution operations and, by benefiting from know-how functions, additionally offers direct entry to the communities most in want primarily based on complete and correct databases.
Donations Proceed The distribution of meals parcels coincides with the arrival of contributions and donations to the 1 Billion Meals initiative from people, establishments, firms, businessmen and pioneers of charity and humanitarian work. These donations embody the values of the UAE and its beneficiant society, which is eager to precise solidarity with these in want with out discrimination between race, faith or geographical area.
Donation Channels Donors can contribute to the 1 Billion Meals marketing campaign by way of the next donation channels – the marketing campaign’s official web site: www.1billionmeals.ae; financial institution switch to the marketing campaign’s account at Emirates NBD, quantity: AE300260001015333439802. Donors also can choose to donate AED1 a day by way of a month-to-month subscription by sending “Meal” or “وجبة” by way of SMS to 1020 on the du community or 1110 on the Etisalat community. Donations may also be made by way of marketing campaign’s name centre by way of a toll-free quantity 8009999.
Humanitarian Targets The launch of the 1 Billion Meals initiative and the beginning of its distribution operations are a part of the message of MBRGI, whose humanitarian targets are primarily based on giving with none exception on the idea of gender, race, perception or area. The initiative falls below the pillar of Humanitarian Assist and Aid, one of many 5 foremost themes centered on by MBRGI.
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