Search QatarPRNetwork.com

Home >> Travel & Tourism

Qatar Airways Cargo Ships 1 Million Kilos for Charities. Free of charge.

Qatar Airways Cargo Ships 1 Million Kilos for Charities. Free of charge.

Tuesday, July 14, 2020/ Editor -  

Share

Home >> Travel & Tourism

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, July 14, 2020:   Qatar Airways Cargo is taking action like no other airline before and playing an active role in building tomorrow’s world. The world’s largest cargo airline is committed to helping people in need through its ‘1 Million Kilos’ campaign : From July to the end of December, charities will be able to use the services of Qatar Airways Cargo to transport humanitarian aid and medical supplies all over the world, free of charge. 


Such action is unprecedented in its scale. Qatar Airways is donating 1 million kilos of freight to selected customers around the world to give to the charities of their choice. This will allow the movement of medical equipment, humanitarian relief and essential products to where they are most needed, free of charge. 


“This action was triggered by the Covid-19 crisis. The pandemic is a tragedy for millions of people, and we looked for ways how we, as an airline, could help those in the greatest difficulty. This solution – shipping 1 million kilos of cargo free of charge – is a firm commitment for QR Cargo. More than just words, we wanted to act and to adopt a comprehensive approach based on actions for the future,” said Guillaume Halleux, Chief Officer Cargo at Qatar Airways. 


‘1 Million Kilos’ is the first chapter in an ambitious sustainability project called We Qare. Built on the four fundamental pillars of sustainability (economy, environment, society and culture). We Qare is a series of concrete air cargo actions designed to create a positive impact on the industry and the world. 
The history of the airfreight industry must change in line with the new challenges the world is facing. As the leading voice within the cargo market, QR Cargo is pioneering the future, sustainable and socially responsible air cargo industry. 
 

 


Previous in Travel & Tourism

Next in Travel & Tourism


Home >> Travel & Tourism Section

Latest Press Release

QLM Life & Medical Insurance Company Q.P.S.C Expands its Product Range

Qatar Airways Cargo Takes a Major Digital Leap with Global eBooking on WebCargo

IRENA's World Energy Transition Day Kick-Starts Crucial Assembly Meeting

Hello 2021, HELLO, GOOD STUFF! with Essence

Qatar Airways Resumes Flights to Cairo in Egypt

Middle East Hotels Ready to Capitalise on Workation Trend, says ATM

North Field Expansion to Give Qatar's Construction Sector A Post-pandemic Boost

Herbal Essences Taps into Nature's most Powerful Ingredients with the new Potent ...

QIB posts profit of QAR 3,065 Million in 2020 Board proposed to distribute 40% c ...

Ogilvy Names James Kinney as Global Chief Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Officer ...

S&P Global Reassigns Rating of ‘A- with Stable Outook' for QLM Life and Medical ...

Unique Spatial Sound Technologies for Ambient Room-filling Sound with Sony's Lat ...

The Most Inclusive Range of Primers to Offer 24hr Correction for Any Skin Type, ...

World Gold Council ETF 2020 Report and Gold Outlook 2021

Dukhan Bank Announces the Grand Prize Winner (QAR 1 million) of Thara'a Savings ...

Qatar FinTech Hub Hosts First Demo Day for the Incubator and Accelerator Progr ...

QIB Ranks ‘Third Strongest Islamic Bank in the World' and ‘Eighth Strongest Bank ...

A Warm Summer Rain in Winter: The New Head Shower GROHE Tempesta 250

Schneider Electric Unveils New Sustainable Energy Products at CES 2021

Samsung Introduces Latest Innovations for a Better Normal at CES 2021