Helping develop human rights legal framework in Iraq

AMMAN –A legislative task force has been set up by the Iraq High Commission for Human Rights (IHCHR)...

UNOPS in coordination with UNHCR begins distribution of solar-powered lamps to internally displaced families in Iraq

Dohuk, 4 September 2014 – In an effort to increase the safety of vulnerable displaced families in Ir...

Kurdistan Region of Iraq (KR-I) most affected by recent wave of violence with over 850,000 displaced Iraqis this year

Up to 1.8 Million Iraqis nationwide have been displaced since January 2014 Erbil, 30 August 2014: A...

Today and always, we remember our fallen colleagues

BAGHDAD and ERBIL (Iraq), 19 August 2014 – The United Nations family in Iraq (UN Iraq) today marked ...

On World Humanitarian Day, the UN Iraq Renews its Commitment to Relieve the Plight of the Displaced

Baghdad, 19 August 2014 – "Today, 19 August, as we remember our fallen colleagues who perished in an...



  • WFP Faces Challenges Helping Displaced In Dahuk, Iraq
    WFP Faces Challenges Helping Displaced In Dahuk, Iraq

    WFP has established a number of field kitchens with its local partners in Dahuk Governorate since the August wave of displacement. However, the area remains a grave concern.

  • Duhok: Shelter from the Storm
    Duhok: Shelter from the Storm

    As conflict rages in Iraq and in neighbouring Syria, tens of thousands of displaced people have sought refuge in Duhok Province. UNFPA is working around the clock to meet the needs of both Syrian refugees and internally displaced Iraqis in the area.

UNAMI on Flickr - Photo Gallery



 Social Media



For job vacancies, please contact the email indicated in the vacancy announcement.
For media and general enquiries, please send your requests to:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

UN Iraq

The United Nations Iraq (UN Iraq) works at the request of the government of Iraq to support national development efforts on political, electoral, and humanitarian levels. The UN advises and supports the government of Iraq and its people and works on capacity building to strengthen people and institutions during the democratic transition.Read more..

Copyright © 2014 United Nations Iraq. All Rights Reserved.