IEDA Relief Honours World Humanitarian Day

World Humanitarian Day Celebrated in Niger and DRC

Rebuilding Essential Water Source for Sustainable Use

Berberati, Central African Republic

Learn English as a Second Language (ESL) at IEDA Relief

Classes for multiple levels offered daily at Houston Headquarters

Raising Awareness About Ebola

Training Workshops in Senou and Quinzambougou, Mali

Cameroon: IEDA Relief fights hunger

Eastern Region of Cameroon: Gado-Badzere


IEDA Relief Provides Shelter for Refugees fleeing Boko Haram


At the beginning of 2015, IEDA Relief and Shelter Box partnered to provide joint humanitarian assistance to the vulnerable populations at the Minawao Camp in the Far North region of Cameroon, who had to flee Nigeria due to Boko Haram attacks. ShelterBox shipped 224 kits to Cameroon and trained the IEDA Relief staff to install the tents in the camp. As of September 2015, 1,065 people have benefitted form these tents, a total of 438 men and 627 women.

Preserving Dignity: Providing Vital Supplies to Women in Niger

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IEDA Relief and United2Heal, a George Mason University student organization, targeted women of child bearing age as their primary beneficiaries. Female hygiene kits, or “dignity kits”, were identified as crucial items to provide female refugees, returnees, and displaced women in need. The Preserving Dignity campaign, raised enough funds to supply 566 dignity kits to women  in the Kablewa Camp in August 2015.

2015 UNHCR Partnership Conference

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From the 1st to the 3rd of July, IEDA Relief attended the UNHCR Partnership Conference in Geneva. The main subjects discussed were the new “Policy on Alternatives to Camps” from the UNHCR, which aims at providing a better support to refugees as well as host communities, the negative impact that refugee camps can have on the lives and psychological state of refugees, and how to continue providing people with sustainable solutions.

IEDA Relief Celebrates World Refugee Day


Created by the UN General Assembly and celebrated since June 20, 2001 as the main commemorative day for refugees, asylum seekers and displaced persons, World Refugee Day was a solemn celebration in the site of Mbile where Central African Refugees have relocated in hope for a better life.

IEDA Relief, WFP, and UNICEF Improve Children’s Health


Following the retrospective study on nutrition and mortality financed by UNICEF and carried out by IEDA Relief in Mali in November 2014, IEDA Relief has just signed on to a project with UNICEF and the WFP to work together in the integrated management of illnesses in children (IMIC) and adults (IMIA) in the Kidal region.

Immigration Legal Assistance Program Launches in Houston

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IEDA Relief’s Houston headquarters has launched a new legal assistance program to serve the local community. The program, led by BIA-accredited representative and Senior Director, Thony Ngumbu, will offer high-quality, affordable support to individuals seeking immigration legal assistance in the Houston area. On 11 April 2015, IEDA Relief hosted a free immigration workshop to officially kick off program activities.