Muslim Hands International, Bangladesh is a NGO registered with the Bureau of NGO Affairs since 1995. The donor Muslim Hands is an international relief and development NGO, established in 1993 in UK with partners in nearly forty countries, carrying out short and long-term projects in emergency relief, educational and vocational training, orphan sponsorship, medical care and safe water.
Leading aid and refugee agencies are launching a new call for the UK to offer up to 10,000 resettlement places to refugees from Syria.
The call comes at the latest immigration statistics are expected to reveal that only around 100 refugees have been resettled in the UK since the Government set up its special resettlement scheme for Syrians in January.
Oxfam, Save the Children, Amnesty International, the Refugee Council and over 25 other organisations have today signed a letter to the Prime Minister urging him to offer safe haven to more refugees from Syria.
An earthquake of Magnitude 7.7 quake struck in the district of Awaran in Baluchistan province. All six districts of Balochistan including Gawadar, Kech, Awaran, Panjgor, Chagi and Khuzdar reported to be badly affected. Almost more than 300,000 people affected; the worst impact in Awaran district with 90% of houses in destroyed and some 250 houses collapsed in the village of Dalbedi. The quake led the residents flee into the streets in fear for their lives also spreads the mystery causing the small island to form off the coast of Pakistan.
Two devastating earthquakes strike the Island of Sumatra, Indonesia - leaving more than 1,200 dead and countless more injured and trapped in collapsed buildings.
A powerful earthquake has hit the Indonesian island of Sumatra, killing almost 1,200 people and leaving thousands injured. The 6.3 magnitude earthquake struck on Wednesday 10:49 local time, close to the city of Padang and triggered landslides across the island trapping thousands under collapsed buildings.
The earthquake comes a day after a previous earthquake (measuring 8.3 on the Richter scale) swept across Samoa …
Over 1.3 million people have been forced to flee their homes to escape the ferocious fighting between Government forces and militants in Swat, Pakistan. Facing the largest exodus of people since the partition of Pakistan from India, the area is heading towards a humanitarian crisis.
Muslim Hands (MH) has responded to this emerging crisis by providing food, safe drinking water, medical field clinics and temporary schools for the 50,000 displaced persons in three of the major camps in Swabi and Mardan, 100 km north of Islamabad.