Present during the two days of DIHAD, the Secretary of State for Development and Francophonie André Vallini visited the Veolia Foundation stand. Thierry Vandevede, Executive Officer of the Foundation, presented the Aquaforce 15,000 to him and the partnership developed with Polymem, which is behind the project. The French Government representative welcomed the fruitful collaboration between a regional SME and the Foundation of a group such as Veolia.
With this new innovation, the Foundation is helping to promote French know-how on the international humanitarian scene and capitalizing on its extensive network of partners.
An international humanitarian aid showcase, DIHAD (Dubai International Humanitarian Aid & Development Conference & Exhibition) brings together UN agencies, governmental and non-governmental organizations, foundations, and people from the academic world, the media, and innovative companies in the humanitarian field.