His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed, Chairman of Emirates Red Crescent (ERC), has met Peter Maurer, President of the International Committee of the Red Cross, at Expo 2020, and discussed humanitarian issues and the ERC's role in providing aid and supporting those in need.

His Highness emphasised the UAE’s continuous willingness to support humanitarian causes, delivering aid around the world and collaborating to find solutions to global humanitarian issues, reflecting the humanitarian values of the nation.

Peter Maurer praised the important role played by the UAE in humanitarian work in the region and globally, particularly during the pandemic, and its continuous efforts to enhance the sector.