Building sustainable livelihoods is key to many Islamic Relief poverty-reduction programmes.

Our work includes:

  • Giving poor entrepreneurs in 11 countries access to life-changing funding, through the world’s only multi-national Islamic microfinance programme.
  • Providing training and learning that empowers families to boost their income and living standards.
  • Offering cash-for-work so local people to earn as they improve their own communities.
  • Helping individuals to re-start their livelihoods in the aftermath of disasters.
  • Supporting industries that are vital to local economies and create jobs for poor communities.
  • Promoting livelihoods that protect the environment and the natural resources upon which local people.