Health and Nutrition
10 million children under the age of 5, die every year – mostly from preventable illnesses.
700,000 children die from measles every year due to a lack of immunisation.
Living in unhygienic conditions with little food and no clean water, millions of people are vulnerable to malnutrition an ill health.
Islamic Relief's work in health and nutrition includes:
Mother and child health care programmes
Construction and rehabilitation of medical clinics
Distribution of medical equipment and ambulances to hospitals
Farming programmes to improve agriculture and food security
School food for malnourished children
Immunisation and health check-ups
Physical & psychological care programmes for traumatised victims of war
Raising health and dietary awareness in poor communities
Therapeutic feeding centres
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