what is Islamic ReliefIslamic Relief (IR) is an international relief and development charity, which aims to alleviate the suffering of the world’s poorest people. It is an independent Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) founded in the UK in 1984 by Dr Hany El Banna.
What does Islamic Relief do?
As well as responding to disasters and emergencies, Islamic Relief promotes sustainable economic and social development by working with local communities - regardless of race, religion or gender.
Islamic Relief works in six main sectors:
Health and Nutrition
Orphans and Child Welfare
Water and Sanitation
Emergency Relief & Disaster Preparedness