Dubai International Humanitarian Aid and Development Conference and Exhibition (DIHAD) addresses the needs of various humanitarian actors. Rapidly becoming the humanitarian hub of the Middle East, Dubai's safety, proximity to the most severe humanitarian crises in the world, efficient logistics and specialized facilities for humanitarian aid agencies, enabling and supportive government, and access to resources have been the main reasons why such a specialized event has succeeded.
The conference programme is developed by the international scientific advisory board based on regional as well as international issues. This year the programme will focus on areas such as Malaria, Emergency Response, Challenges of Ongoing Crises, Public, Private, and Agencies, among others.
Professionals related to Independent Charity Organisations, Procurement, Civil Defense, Traders & Exporters, Manufacturers & Distributors, Food manufacturers and emergency food, Pharmaceuticals and drugs, Temporary housing and shelter, Power generators and power supply equipment, Solar energy systems & products, Vehicles and transportations, Builders' supplies, Educational courses & products.
Profile for exhibit include United Nations Agencies, NGOs, Development Banks, Donors and Financing Agencies, Charity Organisations, Civil Defense, Food Manufacturers and Emergency Food, Healthcare, Medical Equipment and Temporary Hospitals, Pharmaceuticals and Drugs, Water Purification Systems & Storage Tanks, Sanitation and Hygiene Equipment, Logistics, Telecommunications and IT, Agricultural Equipment & Products, Public Safety and Fire Prevention Systems.