We work with communities to strengthen their resilience to disasters, and we provide vital emergency aid when disasters occur. We help poor people to access basic services, including education, water and sanitation, as well as healthcare. We provide lasting routes out of poverty through our sustainable livelihoods schemes. Our integrated approach to development is transforming communities’ worldwide. We tackle the root causes of poverty and make sure that the world’s most vulnerable people have a strong voice and real influence in both our programmes and advocacy.
Islamic Relief Lebanon (IRL)
IRL has been active since 2006 as a response for the Israeli attack on Lebanon to support the Lebanese people who were affected by war. At the end of 2011, Islamic Relief responded to the Syrian crisis after the flow of Syrian refugees to the Lebanese territory. Since 2011 up to 2015, Islamic Relief Lebanon has been operating and working for the Syrian refugees in Lebanon in addition to supporting Palestinian refugees and vulnerable host community.