This year’s commemoration of Human Rights Day marks the beginning of a year-long celebration o...

Human Rights Education training for teachers in Kurdistan Region of Iraq

Dohuk, 7 December 2017 - Enhancing human rights education for students in the Kurdistan Region of Ir...

KR-I Ministry of Interior presents pilot efforts to simplify access to government administrative services using Information and Communication Technologies

Erbil, 08 December 2017- Key Ministers and officials from the Kurdistan Region of Iraq (KR-I) alongs...

Parliamentarians Seminar on the New Legal Framework to Address Informal Settlements in Iraq

Baghdad, 4 December 2017 – Following to the Cabinet’s endorsement on the draft legal fra...

Government of Czech Republic to Support Training of Iraqi Police

Baghdad, 05 December 2017 – The United Nations Mine Action Service (UNMAS) welcomes the contri...

UNAMI Human Rights Office launches Study Tour for NGOs in Iraq and the Kurdistan Region of Iraq

Geneva, Switzerland, 27 November 2017 – The United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI)...

UNFPA Increases its Life-Saving Interventions in Newly Liberated Areas of West Anbar

Erbil, Iraq, 30 November 2017 – The completion of the second phase of the liberation of West A...

Grand Ayatollah Al-Sistani Receives UN Special Representative for Iraq Ján Kubiš in Najaf

Najaf, Iraq, 29 November 2017 - The Special Representative of the Secretary-General (SRSG) for Iraq,...

Briefing to the Security Council by SRSG for Iraq Ján Kubiš New York, 22 November 2017 (AS PREPARED)

Mr. President,Distinguished members of the Security Council,I have the honour to introduce the first...




  • Human Rights Day - Article 19
    Human Rights Day - Article 19

    Published on Dec 11, 2017
    On the occasion of the International Human Rights Day UNAMI Public Information Office in cooperation with Mahdi Abdulkareem produced this short video to promote one of the universal human rights.

  • UN Secretary-General Message on Human Rights Day - 10 December 2017
    UN Secretary-General Message on Human Rights Day - 10 December 2017

    Human rights are the foundation of peaceful societies and sustainable development.

    The Universal Declaration of Human Rights establishes the equality and dignity of every person.

    It makes governments responsible for ensuring people can enjoy their inalienable rights and freedoms.




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