Islamic Relief strives to alleviate suffering, hunger, illiteracy and diseases worldwide
without regard to colour, race or creed and to provide aid in a compassionate and
dignified manner. We aim to provide rapid relief in the event of man-made or
In addition, We establish development projects in needy areas to help tackle
poverty, illiteracy and disease at a local level. To achieve these objectives, Islamic
Relief implements several different types of projects.
Islamic Relief's view is that relief, as important as it is, is only the beginning.
Giving people the confidence to participate in their own development and to secure
their own future without the need for continuing external assistance is the ultimate
object. Therefore, Islamic Relief finds it essential to complement relief and development
work such as: