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FUNN AND UNWFP TEAMS VISIT ZAATARI REFUGEE CAMP TO SUPPORT FOOD DISTRIBUTION 2016

A delegation from Funn, a Sharjah-based foundation dedicated to promoting media arts for and among children and youth in the U.A.E., recently visited the Zaatari refugee camp in Jordan with a team from the UN World Food Programme, UNWFP, headed by Amal Dabbas, National Ambassador WFP, in support of a food distribution initiative for children and families. The Funn delegation, representing Sharjah International Children Film Festival, SICFF, comprising Maryam Al Mualla, Nouf Hashim and Fatima Musharbek, joined the Amman-based UNWFP team for two days to learn about the programme’s strategy for food distribution based on the increasing number of refugees in the camp over the past five years and to hand out gifts. Commenting on the visit, Sheikha Jawaher bint Abdullah Al Qasimi, Director of SICFF and Funn, said, “We are proud to have partnered with the UNWFP for this vital food distribution initiative in Jordan. It is our aim at SICFF to encourage innovation among children and to give them a voice they may never have had otherwise; our visit to the Zaatari camp falls in line with our drive to support families living in extreme conditions and our desire to help shape a brighter future for young people around the world.” Speaking on her experience at the camp, Amal Dabbas said, “At UNWFP, our main aim is to raise awareness about world hunger. Our visit allowed us to make progress in tackling this issue, while also promoting the benefits of learning about f…


FUNN and UNWFP teams visit Zaatari refugee camp to support food distribution

A delegation from Funn, a Sharjah-based foundation dedicated to promoting media arts for and among children and youth in the U.A.E., recently visited the Zaatari refugee camp in Jordan with a team from the UN World Food Programme, UNWFP, headed by Amal Dabbas, National Ambassador WFP, in support of a food distribution initiative for children and families. The Funn delegation, representing Sharjah International Children Film Festival, SICFF, comprising Maryam Al Mualla, Nouf Hashim and Fatima Musharbek, joined the Amman-based UNWFP team for two days to learn about the programme’s strategy for food distribution based on the increasing number of refugees in the camp over the past five years and to hand out gifts. Commenting on the visit, Sheikha Jawaher bint Abdullah Al Qasimi, Director of SICFF and Funn, said, “We are proud to have partnered with the UNWFP for this vital food distribution initiative in Jordan. It is our aim at SICFF to encourage innovation among children and to give them


FUNN and UN World Food Programme teams visit Zaatari Camp in Jordan in support of young refugees

A delegation from Funn (Sharjah Media Arts For Youth and Children) recently visited the Zaatari Camp in Jordan with a team from the UN World Food Programme (UNWFP), headed by its Ambassador Against Hunger: comedian, drama actress and popular singer, Amal Dabbas, in support of a food distribution initiative for children and families. The Funn delegation representing SICFF, comprising Ms Maryam Al Mualla, Ms Nouf Hashim and Ms Fatima Musharbek, joined the Amman-based UNWFP team for two days to learn about the programme’s strategy for food distribution based on the increasing number of refugees in the camp over the past five years and to hand out giveaway items including pencils and notebooks. Commenting on the visit, Jawaher bint Abdullah Al Qasimi, Director of SICFF and Funn, said, “We are proud to have partnered with the UNWFP—the world’s largest humanitarian organisation


FUNN visits Zaatari Camp hoping to lighten refugees’ hearts

A delegation from Funn (Sharjah Media Arts For Youth and Children) recently visited the Zaatari Camp in Jordan with a team from the UN World Food Programme (UNWFP), headed by its Ambassador Against Hunger: comedian, drama actress and popular singer, Amal Dabbas, in support of a food distribution initiative for children and families. The Funn delegation representing SICFF, comprising Maryam Al Mualla, Nouf Hashim and Fatima Musharbek, joined the Amman-based UNWFP team for two days to learn about the programme’s strategy for food distribution based on the increasing number of refugees in the camp over the past five years and to hand out giveaway items including pencils and notebooks. Commenting on the visit, Jawaher Bint Abdullah Al Qasimi, Director of SICFF and Funn, said: “We are proud to have partnered with the UNWFP – the world’s largest humanitarian organisation dedicated to tackling world hunger and promoting food security – for this vital food distribution initiative in Jordan. It is our aim at SICFF


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A delegation from Funn, a Sharjah-based foundation dedicated to promoting media arts for and among children and youth in the U.A.E., recently visited the Zaatari refugee camp in Jordan with a team from the UN World Food Programme, UNWFP, headed by Amal Dabbas, National Ambassador WFP, in support of a food distribution initiative for children and families. The Funn delegation, representing Sharjah International Children Film Festival, SICFF, comprising Maryam Al Mualla, Nouf Hashim and Fatima Musharbek, joined the Amman-based UNWFP team for two days to learn about the programme’s strategy for food distribution based on the increasing number of refugees in the camp over the past five years and to hand out gifts. Commenting on the visit, Sheikha Jawaher bint Abdullah Al Qasimi, Director of SICFF and Funn, said,