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About Us

Overview

Global Ehsan Relief – Sri Lanka is a non profit organization, registered under volunteer social service act of 31 in 1980 & Guarantee Ltd. GER is a Muslim relief and development charity working to make immediate and lasting improvements to the lives of people affected by poverty, war and disaster.

GER believes that the world can and must be swiftly changed to one where everyone can live a full life, free from poverty. GER is working in many parts of the Sri Lanka to bring change that eradicates the causes of poverty, striving to achieve equality, dignity and freedom for all, regardless of faith or nationality.

GER provides urgent, practical and effective assistance where need is great, tackling the root effects of poverty as well as its root causes. Although the organization established in the early part of 2016, There after GER worked for community with water supply scheme, livelihood assistance, assistance to back to school for dropout children, financial assistance for orphan and widows community etc.

GER works with communities to strengthen their resilience to disasters, and we provide vital emergency aid when disasters occur. We help poor people to access basic services, including education, water and sanitation, as well as healthcare. We provide lasting routes out of poverty through our sustainable livelihoods schemes. Our integrated approach to development is transforming communities in Eastern province, Sri Lanka. We tackle the root causes of poverty and make sure that the Sri Lanka’s most vulnerable people have a strong voice and real influence in both our programmes and advocacy.

Our values

GER lives by the following values:

Equality:

We believe that the lives of all human beings are of equal value; Respect: We affirm the dignity, potential and contribution of participants, donors, partners, staff and volunteers.

Integrity:

We act consistently with our mission, being honest and transparent in what we do and say;

Partnerships:

We work together effectively to serve the larger community;

Quality:

We constantly challenge ourselves to the highest levels of learning and perfor mance to achieve greater impact. Mutual respect, requiring us to recognise the innate worth of all people

diversity equity and justice, requiring us to work to ensure equal opportunity to everyone, irrespective of race, age, gender, colour, class, ethnicity, disability, location and religion Honest and transparency, being accountable at all levels for the effectiveness of our actions and open in our judgements and communications with others Solidarity with the poor, powerless and excluded will be the only bias in our commitment to the fight against poverty courage of conviction, requiring us to be creative and radical, bold and innovative – without fear of failure – in pursuit of making the greatest possible impact on the causes of poverty independence from any religious or party-political affiliation