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Challenges and Solutions in Delivering WASH Supplies to Remote Areas

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Psychosocial Support for Earthquake Victims

Due to the last series of earthquakes that hit both Turkey and Syria, hundreds of thousands of survivors today suffer devastating physical and mental consequences. In particular, many earthquake survivors from Syrian refugee camps are struggling with anxiety, fear, PTSD, and distress, to mention a few.  This article will shed light on some of the […]

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Building a Just Society: The Role of Charity in Combating Poverty

Poverty is a serious issue threatening societies worldwide, as millions struggle to meet their basic needs, such as food, shelter, and health care. This dilemma gets worse with the spread of epidemics, wars, and natural disasters. In this article, we will explain the magnitude of poverty worldwide and reveal the role of charitable work and […]

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The Etiquettes of Giving

The etiquette of giving zakat lies in making the intention (niyyah) before giving it to its recipients. Piety and sincerity are also other preconditions for giving zakat, as it’s an act of worship that requires the purification of the heart in the first place.   This article will further explore the etiquette of giving zakat to […]

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Psychological and Social Support for Refugee Children

Psychological and social support is indeed one of the key types of support for refugee children.  Providing refugee children with such support helps them develop the necessary coping mechanisms to deal with their traumatic experiences.  It can also help them develop the necessary skills to regulate their emotions, build resilience, develop positive relationships, and improve […]

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The Impact of Suffering on Children

Hundreds of thousands of refugee children are suffering from many physical and psychological problems. Such problems were inflicted upon them due to the hardships of displacement and seeking refuge. Due to such issues, those children are now suffering from many harmful effects, including developmental delays, behavioral issues, PTSD, anxiety, as well as chronic diseases. This […]

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Benefits of Donating to Charity as a Business

Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is part of any business’s duty to society.  CSR helps corporations improve their public image, increase their revenues, and enhance their relationships with the community and stakeholders.  Giving to charity is indeed one of the best practices for a business to realize its CSR.  Certainly, there is no better charitable cause […]

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Beyond Giving: How to Empower the Poor and Break the Cycle of Poverty

Refugees’ empowerment is imperative for lifting refugees out of poverty. Job creation and training, and educational opportunities are some of the most important steps toward helping refugees be financially independent.  This article suggests some of the solutions that could help break the cycle of poverty in refugee settings. The definition of poverty and the cycle […]

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Ensuring WASH Access for Persons with Disabilities in Humanitarian Crises

Thousands of disabled refugees have no access to WASH facilities, let alone assistive devices to facilitate their access to sanitation services.  In the following article, we highlight the needs of disabled refugees, whereby they can access WASH services easily and comfortably.  Physical Accessibility Ensuring the physical accessibility of WASH facilities is an integral part of […]

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