Islamic Relief Worldwide is an international relief and development charity which envisages a caring world where people unite to respond to the suffering of others, empowering them to fulfil their potential. We are an independent Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO). Islamic Relief provides support regardless of religion, ethnicity or gender and without expecting anything in return.

Working in over 30 countries, we promote sustainable economic and social development by working with local communities to eradicate poverty, illiteracy and disease. We also respond to disasters and emergencies, helping people in crisis.

Islamic Relief’s Mission: Exemplifying our Islamic values, we will mobilise resources, build partnerships, and develop local capacity, as we work to:

Enable communities to mitigate the effect of disasters, prepare for their occurrence and respond by providing relief, protection and recovery, Promote integrated development and environmental custodianship with a focus on sustainable livelihoods, Support the marginalised and vulnerable to voice their needs and address root causes of poverty.

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Developing Guidelines for Faith-sensitive Psycosocial Programming
Published: 2017 Author: Atallah Fitzgibbon, Islamic Relief Worldwide and Michael French, Lutheran World Federation
Published: 2017
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Published: 2016 Author: Neelam Fida
Invisible Lives
Published: 2016 Author: Islamic Relief
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Published: 2014 Author: Lucy Salek
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