Translating faith into development

Published by Islamic Relief Worldwide.

Inspired by Islamic teachings, the number of Muslim faith-based relief and development organisations in the United Kingdom has grown rapidly since the 1980s. There are now 11 Muslim charities each with an annual income of more than £1 million whose focus is specifically on providing humanitarian relief and promoting long-term development in poor countries. According to the latest accounts presented to the UK Charity Commission the estimated turnover of these 11 organisations is more than £100 million per annum…

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