QFFD starts maintenance work at Yemen's Al Hiswa Power Plant

QFFD starts maintenance work at Yemen's Al Hiswa Power Plant

Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD) has announced the start of its annual maintenance work in the Republic of Yemen Al Hiswa Power Plant for the month of September.

QFFD contributes $5mn to UN fund for Afghanistan

QFFD contributes $5mn to UN fund for Afghanistan

The Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD) has announced a contribution of $5mn towards the UN Special Trust Fund for Afghanistan to support the UNDP-led, Area-Based Approach for Development Emergency Initiatives (ABADEI) in Afghanistan to restore access to basic and essential services

QFFD signs deal to connect GCC power system with Iraq network

QFFD signs deal to connect GCC power system with Iraq network

Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD) has signed an agreement with the Gulf Cooperation Council Interconnection Authority (GCCIA) to develop the Gulf electricity interconnection system and connect it to the southern Iraq network.

QFFD signs pact with WFP to contribute $10mn for food security needs

QFFD signs pact with WFP to contribute $10mn for food security needs

Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD) has signed an agreement with the World Food Program (WFP) for a flexible multilateral core contribution of USD 10 million supporting humanitarian operations to address critical food security needs.

QFFD signs deal to provide $400,000 for migrants' welfare

QFFD signs deal to provide $400,000 for migrants' welfare

Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD) and the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) have signed a core contribution agreement to support IOM operations globally through allocation of flexible funding.

Qatar Charity builds ‘child-friendly centres’ in northern Syria

Qatar Charity builds ‘child-friendly centres’ in northern Syria

The child-friendly centres, opened by Qatar Charity (QC), in partnership with the Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD), in areas near the IDPs camps in northern Syria, continue to provide social, and recreational and psychological support services to 23,900 affected children.

Qatar donates 1mn Euros to restore eight football fields in Germany

Qatar donates 1mn Euros to restore eight football fields in Germany

Qatar, through the Qatar Fund for Development, has donated 1mn euros to restore eight children's football fields in the German state of Rhineland, after the sports infrastructure collapsed due to floods last year.

WISH launches Friends of the Global Fund Qatar

WISH launches Friends of the Global Fund Qatar

The World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH), with the support of the Qatar Fund For Development (QFFD), has launched Friends of The Global Fund Qatar at the Doha Forum, which concluded on Sunday.

QFFD, Gates Foundation pledge $200mn to help Africa

QFFD, Gates Foundation pledge $200mn to help Africa

Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD) and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation have jointly announced a new strategic partnership called 'Nanmo' under which they jointly pledged up to $200mn to support smallholder farmers and their communities in African countries.

QFFD, IOM join forces to support Syrian refugees in Lebanon

QFFD, IOM join forces to support Syrian refugees in Lebanon

With support from the Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD), the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) has started implementing a one-year project on “Livelihood support in the Beqaa and North Lebanon targeting Syrian refugees”.

QFFD, QRCS protect Syrians against winter impact

QFFD, QRCS protect Syrians against winter impact

Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS), with funding from Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD), is providing winterisation aid for thousands of internally displaced people (IDPs) at Syrian camps to help them overcome the difficult winter conditions.

QFFD teams up with Guatemalan ministry to provide children education

QFFD teams up with Guatemalan ministry to provide children education

Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD) signed an MoU with Guatemala's Ministry of Education in co-operation with its strategic partner Education Above All Foundation (EAA ), to enroll 20,570 Guatemalan Out Of School Children (OOSC) into a quality primary education.