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Feeding Babies back to Health

By Caroline Sang Fatuma is a 25-year-old mother-of-six. Her youngest child, Malyun Ali is currently being treated in the Islamic Relief’s therapeutic feeding programme in Kenya, which is funded by ECHO and DFID. The residents of Karo village in Mandera, Kenya used to make their livelihood from livestock, but with the onset of drought and

Celebrating The Day of The African Child


Boosting food security and livelihoods in Kenya

Almost 18,000 vulnerable people are benefitting from an Islamic Relief project to tackle poverty in Kenya’s North Eastern Province. The latest intervention by Islamic Relief in the area – where many rely on small-scale or subsistence farming – aims to improve livelihoods for the most vulnerable families. Working along the rivers Daua and Tana, we

Islamic Relief calls for access to Syria’s Yarmouk camp

Islamic Relief calls for access to Syria’s Yarmouk camp   20 January 2014,Islamic Relief calls for access to Syria’s Yarmouk camp  

Celebrating 30 years of aid delivery

A Birmingham charity has marked 30 years of providing international aid. Islamic Relief was set up in 1984 by a group of student doctors in the city and now receives millions of pounds in donations. International Development Secretary Justine Greening visited the charity and praised its work to mark its anniversary on Thursday. Those she