A Joyful Eid


Djénéba Diarra from Western Mali was one of 3.5 million people who we were able to support with Qurbani last year. Here her story shows how together we were able to give her a joyful Eid.

A Letter to the Woman Water Bearer

A local woman with a water carrying contraption waits patiently. Niger

In Africa, it is often women and children who bear the burden of walking miles to fetch clean water - an average of 6km per day. Islamic Relief USA volunteer Erum Khan writes a beautiful and moving letter to the strong women who carry out this task every single day.

Mali – sprinkles of hope

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In landlocked Mali, access to water is a constant concern. A harsh and unpredictable climate, frequently wracked by drought – not to mention the added difficulty of internal conflict – leaves families in constant fear of hunger, if the rains don’t fall and their crops can’t grow. To make matters worse, some of the farming methods […]

World Humanitarian Day


“They were our deepest friends and wonderful people” – we pay tribute to staff past and present.


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