• Organization TypeImplementing NGO
  • Development Budget25 Million - 50 Million
  • HeadquartersUnited Kingdom
  • Founded1984
What is Islamic Relief? Islamic Relief (IR) is an international relief and development charity which envisages a caring world where people unite to respond to the suffering of others, empowering them to fulfil their potential. We are an independent Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) founded in the UK in 1984 by Dr Hany El Banna. Our focus areas are: Afghanistan, Albania, Bangladesh, Bosnia, Egypt, Kosova, Indonesia, Iraq, Mali, Pakistan, Palestine, Sudan and Chechnya. Islamic Relief has consultative status with the UN Economic and Social Council (special category), signatories to the code of Conduct for the international Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement and NGO's Disaster Relief, and members of British Overseas NGOs for Development (BOND). What does Islamic Relief do? Working in over 25 countries, we promote sustainable economic and social development by working with local communities to eradicate poverty, illiteracy and disease. We also respond to disasters and emergencies, helping people in crisis.Islamic Relief provides support regardless of religion, ethnicity or gender and without expecting anything in return. Islamic Relief works in six main sectors: • Sustainable Livelihoods • Education • Health and Nutrition • Orphans and Child Welfare • Water and Sanitation • Emergency Relief & Disaster Preparedness Where Does Islamic Relief Work? IR currently has field offices in:   Africa: Asia: Europe: Middle East: Kenya Afghanistan Albania Egypt Malawi  Bangladesh Bosnia & Herzegovina Iran Mali China Chechnya  Iraq Somalia India  Kosova  Jordan Sudan Indonesia   Palestine   Pakistan   Yemen

Where is Islamic Relief


Job openings over the past year

90total posted jobs

Examples of past jobs

  • Internal Auditor
    United Kingdom
  • Livelihoods Programme Manager
    Central African Republic

Staff at Islamic Relief have experience in


  • monitoring / evaluation
  • logistics / supplies
  • procurement process
  • disaster recovery
  • development


  • united states agency for international development
  • european commission humanitarian office
  • department for international development
  • non-governmental organization
  • swedish international development cooperation agency


  • pakistan
  • worldwide
  • kenya
  • sudan
  • indonesia


  • managerial experience
  • business development
  • experience in recruitment
  • international experience
  • with experience in conflict areas

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Company Offices
  • United Kingdom (headquarters)
  • London
  • 16 Lower Marsh
  • Belgium
  • Brussels
  • Secours Islamique, 26-28 Rue Ulens
  • Malaysia
  • 31-7, Jalan SP2/1, Taman Serdang Perdana, 43300 Seri Kembangan
  • Switzerland
  • Geneva
  • Avenue Bouchet 18
  • United States
  • Buena Park
  • 6131 Orangethorpe Ave, Ste 450
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