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Islamic Relief in Bangladesh

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Islamic Relief began working in Bangladesh in 1991, helping survivors of a devastating tropical cyclone.

We subsequently set up Islamic Relief Bangladesh, which employs around 300 staff across 30 districts to deliver development and emergency-response programmes countrywide. Recent projects include:

•    Strengthening community resilience to disasters
•    Helping vulnerable families to earn a living
•    Providing humanitarian aid for disaster-hit communities

Find out more about our work in Bangladesh, one of the world’s most disaster-prone countries, in our News section. You can also discover more about how our projects are changing lives on the ground, in our Spotlight in the field blog

Get an overview of our work in the country, in the Islamic Relief Bangladesh brochure.




Past Emergencies and Appeals
YearEmergencyLocations IncludeMore details
2004Bangladesh Floods 2004Sylhet, Rangpur, Kurigram, Gaibandha, Nilphamari More
2007Bangladesh Cyclone AppealJhalokhathi and Patuakhali districts More


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