JEDDAH: The Organization of Islamic Cooperation has lauded the efforts and sacrifices of humanitarian workers to save the lives of others.
Marking World Humanitarian Day on Aug. 19, the OIC said the Islamic world is facing many humanitarian challenges and called for greater efforts to mitigate their effects.
The Jeddah-based organization reaffirmed its commitment to promoting and coordinating united Islamic humanitarian action based on Islamic values.
The OIC aims to address humanitarian crises by coordinating relief efforts with member states, and relevant institutions and agencies, particularly the Islamic Solidarity Fund. It also mobilizes resources for humanitarian aid and establishes strategic partnerships in line with the organization’s principles and objectives. (Source: https://arab.news/w888k)