As trauma needs escalate in west Mosul more ambulances are deployed

Erbil, Iraq, 24 April 2017 - The demand for emergency referral services in west Mosul continues dail...

“Iraq: Youth and Coexistence” Forum Presses on in Kirkuk, Symbol of Iraqi Diversity and Harmony

Kirkuk, Iraq, 22 April 2017 - The “Iraq: Youth and Coexistence” meeting moved today to K...

Government of Iraq and UNDP initiate 202 projects to accelerate the stabilization of Mosul

Baghdad, 19 April 2017 - Building on dozens of projects already underway, the Government of Iraq tod...

UNFPA Regional Director Visits Iraq

Baghdad, 19 April 2017 – UNFPA’s director for the Arab region Dr Luay Shabaneh has just ...

UNAMI-HRO organizes seminar at Human Development University in Sulaymaniyah

Sulaymaniyah, 16 April 2017 – The United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI) Human Rig...

UN at “Iraq: Youth and Coexistence” Forum in Sulaymaniyah: Near Defeat of Daesh Makes Reconciliation More Significant

Sulaymaniyah, Iraq, 08 April 2017 – The “Iraq: Youth and Coexistence” forum engagi...

IOM Iraq Facilitates Peacebuilding Activities in Conflict-affected Communities

Iraq - In conflict-affected and retaken areas in Ninewa governorate, Iraq, community members are imp...

Commemoration of the International Day for Mine Awareness and Assistance in Mine Action

Baghdad, 4 April 2017 - Twenty years ago, the Convention on the Prohibition of the Use, Stockpiling,...

Achievements of Marshland Women and Marshland’s UNESCO World Heritage Status Highlighted on International Women’s Day

Chibayish, Iraq – For the women of Iraq’s Marshlands, International Women’s Day 20...

The Government of Japan donates $4.3 million to support humanitarian mine action in Iraq

Baghdad, 31 March 2017 – The Government of Japan has renewed its commitment to promote social ...



  • Mayor of Baghdad about her professional journey and fight against corruption
    Mayor of Baghdad about her professional journey and fight against corruption

    As women continue to seek for better and equal paying jobs and leadership positions in order to empower them to make socio-economic and political decisions, there is a strong need for them to fight against negative phenomena, such as corruption, which could deter their progress in achieving gender equality by 2030.

  • UN chief on solidarity visit to Iraq
    UN chief on solidarity visit to Iraq

    Iraq, 31 March 2017 - On what he called a “visit of solidarity” with Iraq, Secretary-General António Guterres appealed for more international assistance to the country, welcomed the Government’s commitment to protection of civilians in the fight against Daesh and to national reconciliation, and pledged continued support of the United Nations as the Government seeks to bolster humanitarian aid to the needy and rebuild Iraqi institutions.




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