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WHO visits camps for internally-displaced persons in Duhok, 29–30 Sept 2014

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Helping develop human rights legal framework in Iraq

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  • 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.




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