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Press Releases

Faith Leaders Urged to End Silence Around Sexual and Gender-based Violence and Proactively Address the Crisis in Their Communities

Monday, Mar 17, 2014

(New York) March 17—A diverse group of Christian, Muslim, Jewish and inter-faith organizations that work to end sexual and gender-based violence have called on faith… …

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Media Advisory–March 12 Panel Discussion in New York: Engaging the Faith Community in Addressing Sexual and Gender-based Violence

Monday, Mar 10, 2014

MEDIA ADVISORY It is widely estimated that 1 in 3 women globally will experience sexual or gender-based violence in her lifetime; and many have nowhere… …

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Islamic Relief USA Launches Emergency Appeal to Assist Crisis-Affected Population in Central African Republic

Wednesday, Feb 26, 2014

(Alexandria, VA) Feb. 26, 2014—Islamic Relief USA launched an emergency appeal today to provide humanitarian aid to those affected by the ongoing civil unrest in… …

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Islamic Relief Teams Begin Distributing Aid in Philippines; Islamic Relief USA Boosts Goal to $1 Million

Thursday, Nov 14, 2013

(Alexandria, VA) Nov. 11, 2013—As Islamic Relief teams from around the world begin distributing aid to typhoon survivors in the Philippines, Islamic Relief USA is… …

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Islamic Relief USA Launches Emergency Appeal to Assist Philippines ‘Super’ Typhoon Recovery Efforts

Monday, Nov 11, 2013

Islamic Relief USA launched an emergency appeal to provide humanitarian aid to survivors of “Super Typhoon” Haiyan in the Philippines. …

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Anwar Khan Announced as IRUSA Deputy COO

Friday, Oct 18, 2013

(Alexandria, VA) —After 20 years of working for Islamic Relief, Anwar Khan, co-founder and Vice President of Fund Division, now leads the organization as Deputy… …

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