All posts by David Maina

End of School Development Fund Project (SDF) unveils A New School For Gesrebke Village

Gesrebke Primary School started in January 2015 and registered by the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology in November 2015. By the end of 2015, the school had only one classroom which provided space for class one and class two pupils. At the same time this classroom was used by teachers as a staff room.

Lending To The Poor To Create Enterprise Development

By Caroline SANG Since 2011 Islamic Relief has implemented a programme to empower the orphaned and vulnerable groups of society in Mandera County, Kenya. This support has seen orphans in the region reigniting their dreams. The vulnerable orphaned families have come up with viable ventures to lead a decent life while contributing meaningfully to the

Microcredit Enterprises Banking On the Poor

By Caroline SANG Amidst the poverty and despair, women in some remote villages of Mandera County in Kenya have been empowered into carving healthier, wealthier futures for them and their children through a unique microfinance programme dubbed Orphan Microcredit Enterprise Programme (OMEP) implemented by Islamic Relief. The biggest beneficiaries of the project are orphans who

Empowering Community Health Workers in Bur Abor, Mandera

By Caroline SANG Empowering Community Health Workers in Bur Abor, Mandera Islamic Relief is a humanitarian and developmental organization whose mission is to alleviate poverty and suffering of the world’s poorest, vulnerable and disadvantaged communities in the Greater North Eastern Region. As part of the Programmes, Islamic Relief has been supporting the Ministry of Health

Business Solutions To Poverty Through Green House Farming

By Caroline SANG A greenhouse is a building where plants are grown under controlled micro environment. Because this environment is controlled, it is not subject to the vagaries of weather patterns. It is for this reason that, greenhouses provide a balanced diet for plants at all times, thus granting them an optimal environment to flourish.