On Relief Programs of ERMDA, Above 15,000 Needy People Were Benefitted

In reaching out to the needy communities and individuals, in addition to the development activities, EMRDA has enormous experience in intervening in relief, emergency and Qurbani programs.  With Muslim AID U.K it has been working mainly on Qurbani program since 2004. With regard to the intervention with Islamic Relief (IR), EMRDA has been trying to develop partnership with Islamic Relief starting from its presence in Ethiopia. With the consideration of IR, EMRDA is potential Partner to implement development projects that the IR might have in the future. 

In November, 2011 EMRDA has received 3,000 Qurbani Units from Islamic Relief to address those poor needy people in Amhara, Oromia and SNNPR Regions of 37 Woredas in 15 Zones were project was implemented. With a total budget of ETB 1,926,000 for the total of 9,598 needy people were benefitted directly with Qurbani (relief program in most needy locality)

In addition to this, a total of 5,698 needy people in Amhara, Oromia and SNNPR regions were benifeted from Muslim Aid (UK and Australia) relief 1432 program with a total budget of £ 5,573 which is equivalent to 153,848.80 ETB.