16 Oct 2017
ACTED Iraq Operations: Activity Update – September 2017 As of early October, an estimated 816,882 Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) from disputed territories, west Mosul, and west Ninewa remain in displacement, according to UNHCR. Many of these families are unable to return due to lack of services or a high level of destruction leaving neighborhoods unsafe for habitation. Further, throughout September ACTED prepared for the Hawiga offensive, which has displaced an estimated 33,000 persons since the beginning of operations on September 21. Throughout August and September 2017, ACTED continued to provide multi-sectoral assistance to address the needs of IDPs, returnees, and host communities in response to the most urgent needs as they developed. Hawiga Response In preparation for the expected displacement…
UIMS (The United Iraqi Medical Society for Relief &Development) opens Al-Mahmady Delivery Room in Al-Anbar province: Funding by the Japanese government and supporting by UNFPA (the United Nations Population Fund). UIMS (The United Iraqi Medical Society for Relief &Development) opens Al-Mohmady Delivery Room in Al-Mohamady district/ Al-Anbar province, in the presence of Dr. Abdul- Sattar Al-Lewas (Director of DoH/ Anbar), Mr. Adel Khamis the parliament member and Mr. Akram Khamis Director of Al – Mohamady district.
10 Oct 2017
Rehabilitation, Education and Community Health (REACH) is a non-governmental, non-profit and independent Iraqi organization, conducting its activities in Diyala, Kirkuk, Erbil, Duhok, Ninevah and Sulaimaniya governorates of Iraq. REACH provides humanitarian aid to IDPs, refugees and host communities, by assisting and supporting their efforts to make a difference in their lives and developing their capacity to respond to emergencies with the support of partner agencies. Please find the Monthly Progress Report for September, 2017 attached below.
Iraq: Healing the psychological and emotional scars of the conflict The sky is almost white at noon and the reflection of the sun on the beige rocks of the camp alley is blinding us. The heat in this part of Iraq is extreme, reaching sometimes 50 degrees Celsius. Hundreds of tents are sizzling in direct midday sun in Hasan Sham - M2 Camp, which has become a temporary shelter for 28,000 of the nearly 1 million Iraqis displaced by 10 months of fighting in and around Mosul. Mahmoud welcomes us with his gentle and friendly smile and invites us to a modest white, air-conditioned consultation room in one of the two prefabricated “units” of the MSF clinic in the camp.…
09 Oct 2017
Mercy Hands for Humanitarian Aid is a leading Iraqi NGO, founded in 2004 with a goal to save lives and preserve human dignity. Mercy Hands is headquartered in Baghdad, and has four satellite offices in Babil, Karbala, Salah al-Din and Erbil Governorates. According to our 2015 - 2016 Work Strategy, Mercy Hands is currently active in the following humanitarian sectors: emergency aid, civil society and democratization, peace-building, protection, and health. For more information, please visit the Mercy Hands website: www.mercyhands.net. FULL REPORT CAN BE DOWNLOADED BELOW.
Harikar NGO is a neutral, non-governmental, non-profit humanitarian organization established in 30th May 2004 by group of social activists. Harikar NGO as stated in its mission statement strives toward the fulfilment of human and women rights in Duhok Governorate as stipulated in the new Iraqi constitution of 15th October 2005. Harikar is committed to- within its resources- contribute towards the achievement of the internationally agreed Millennium Development Goals.  Harikar believes in human rights, the right of every person to reach his potential without discrimination on the basis of race, gender, religion, social segment and ethnicity. We strive to achieve the social justice especially among the marginalized vulnerable groups. It also works towards elimination of all forms of discrimination against women and promotes their capacity to fully participate in the community development.  In…
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