The UN Humanitarian Response Depot in Dubai plays a leading role in emergency preparedness and response worldwide. It is located in the International Humanitarian City (IHC), an independent free zone created to support humanitarian operations. It was built in 2008 and is generously made available by the Government of the United Arab Emirates.


The facilities available across the Network range from open and closed storage space, to cold storage and guest houses, depending on the hub. If you have questions about any of the facilities or services, please follow the link below and specify your questions, we will help you get the information you need as soon as possible.

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12,480 m2
Covered space
5,000 m2
Open storage
3,360 m2
Temperature-controlled space
125 m2
Cold Room
2880 m2
Office space
Training centre
75 m2
Freezer Room

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Wherever you are in the world, take a tour of the UNHRD hubs.

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