A history of war and continuous conflict has led to high unemployment and extreme poverty across Chechnya. With little effort towards reconstruction, the country is severely underdeveloped. Nearly 80% of the population is unemployed and they lack access to basic needs such as food, water, healthcare, and proper housing. On top of that, winters make the situation worse.
Islamic Relief was one of the first humanitarian organizations to respond to the needs on the ground during the conflicts in Chechnya. Since then, our focus has been on long-term development assistance to help vulnerable communities across the country.
A few of our interventions include:
Thanks to you, we’ve been able to accomplish so much. But there’s still so much more to do. By continuing to support our efforts in Chechnya, you can help make a difference in the lives of those in desperate need.