Partner Profile:

International Islamic Youth League (IIYL)

Background

The International Islamic Youth League IIYL is one of the key leading International Non-Governmental, humanitarian and development organizations providing minimum standards of protection and assistance to refugees, returnees and internally displaced persons disaster victims in sectors of water and sanitation, health care delivery, shelter, food aid, community services development and educational support etc. in the repatriation of refugees/returnees, resettlement, reconstruction in their places of origin, emergency relief assistance and care and maintenance of refugees in camps.

Furthermore, the organization is registered with the line Ministries of the Sierra Leone Government Ministry of Finance and Economic Development, Ministry of Social Welfare Gender and Children’s Affairs, the Ministry Health and Sanitation and the Ministry of Energy and Power, the Ministry of Inter Affairs of the Republic of Mali, the Ministry of Plan and International Cooperation of Chad, the Ministry of Planning and International Cooperation Central African Republic, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Benin and the Ministry of External Affairs Relation of the Republic of Cameroon and its member of Humanitarian Cluster Committee in Sierra Leone, Mali, Chad and CAR and also member of Sierra Leone Association of Non-Governmental Organizations (SLANGO) and Forum of international NGOs in Mali Notwithstanding this fact, the organization has been implemented programmes for the National Commission for Social Action (NaSCA) of the Sierra Leone Government, and had MOU and sub-agreement with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), United Nation World Food Programme (WFP), United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nation (FAO) and the Sierra Leone Red Cross Society, Malian Red Cross Society in respective areas of humanitarian and development activities in refugee camps and displaced camps in Mali.
The International Islamic Youth League Sierra Leone has since 1991 been actively involved in assisting war affected persons in Sierra Leone and its neighbouring countries (Mali. Guinea Conakry, Chad, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Guinea Bissau, Senegal Gambia and Liberia) and in supporting development oriented approaches in the sectors of orphans care, education, water and sanitation, primary health care delivery services, agricultural food security, and distribution of relief food and non- food items to refugees returnees and internally displaced persons.

Objectives

  • To help neutralize the feeling of neglect in the mind of vulnerable children, youth, women, aged, and disabilities within vulnerable families and communities;
  • To empower vulnerable people and communities to realize their human potential with a view to contributes meaningful into the mainstream of the socio-economic order of society;
  • To promote human rights, good governance, food security and public health and sanitation through awareness raising and sustained advocacy engagement between right holders and duty bearers;
  • To promote water, sanitation and hygiene practices to prevention diseases;
  • To promote basic education and technical vocation for school dropout girls;
  • To contribute to food security and reducing poverty and hunger;
  • To contribute to greenhouse gas emission reduction thus promoting clean energy and sustainable development mechanism

What we do

The vision of the organization is “Pioneering Initiatives for Welfare” and its strategies are focused on Humanitarian Aid, Water and Sanitation, Health Care, Education, community Development on domestic, region and West African scales. The educational strategy of the organization includes supporting vocational educational project in West African, Humanitarian Aid health needs related to malnutrition, child protection and care and the provision of safe water on a West Africa level.

  • Take the initiative in serving humanity through significant assistance to those in need
  • Encourage tolerance among people to serve the needy in different parts of the West African States.
  • Extend bridges of cooperation with domestic and world organizations involved in humanitarian and Developmental activities.
  • Provide financial support to various care giving programs
  • Spread the culture of social integration in the West African societies.
  • Encourage all aspects of voluntary work to improve the local community.
  • Morally support owners of distinguished initiatives and encourage people keen on charity work to take initiatives and proceed further.
  • Does the organization have a mission statement or other statement of aims and objectives?
  • To help neutralize the feeling of neglect in the mind of vulnerable children, youth, women, aged, and disabilities within vulnerable families and communities;
  • To empower vulnerable people and communities to realize their human potential with a view to contributes meaningful into the mainstream of the socio-economic order of society;
  • To promote human rights, good governance, food security and public health and sanitation through awareness raising and sustained advocacy engagement between right holders and duty bearers;
  • To promote water, sanitation and hygiene practices to prevention diseases;
  • To promote basic education and technical vocation for school dropout girls;
  • To contribute to food security and reducing poverty and hunger;
  • To contribute to greenhouse gas emission reduction thus promoting clean energy and sustainable development mechanism;

Qurban for Mali

International Islamic Youth League

Mali

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Qurban for Sierra Leone

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