IOM Identifies Nearly 2.5 Million Displaced in Iraq

Iraq - From January 2014 through 12 February 2015, IOM’s Displacement Tracking Matrix (DTM) identifi...


In December, 2014, WHO handed 12 Mobile Medical Clinics (MMC)  to the Federal Ministry of Health and...

Mobile Clinic Patient Shares Her Gratitude

Internally displaced and challenged by hypertension, 75-year-old Hayat Yasin has benefitted from the...

UNESCO voices alarm over reported book-burning in Iraq

UNESCO on Tuesday voiced concern over reports of mass book-burning in Iraq, saying it would be one o...

UN Iraq, NGOs consolidate response to address needs of women and girls

Erbil, 28th January 2015: The United Nations Humanitarian community concluded 2-day training with lo...




  • Saudi Generosity Enables WFP To Scale Up Its Iraq Operations
    Saudi Generosity Enables WFP To Scale Up Its Iraq Operations

    As the violence hit Iraq in mid June 2014, millions of people became internally displaced. The UN World Food programme was able to respond by scaling up scaled up its lifesaving operation and provide food assistance to more than 1 million people thanks to a generous contribution from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

  • Iraq: Yazidis' Escape From Mt. Sinjar
    Iraq: Yazidis' Escape From Mt. Sinjar

    The Yazidi are an ancient religious group living mostly in northern Iraq. In June 2014, militants swept into their towns and villages -- kidnapping, raping and killing. Many Yazidis fled to Mt.

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