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1 September 2016
Dispatch
Baghdad, Iraq,1 September 2016 – On the first day of UNFPA’s support to WAHA, an international NGO active in the health field, a baby boy was born thanks to the medical skill of WAHA’s Dr. Tayseer... Read more
19 August 2016
Opinion
BAGHDAD, Iraq – Residents of the long-embattled city of Fallujah are accustomed to hardship. But even for this battle-tested population, life under the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL,... Read more
12 August 2016
Press Release
Baghdad, 12 August 2016 - The Ministry of Youth and Sports in Iraq in cooperation with the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) organized the celebration of International Youth Day on 11 August... Read more
6 August 2016
Press Release
Baghdad, Iraq, 4 August 2016 - The Ministry of Planning of the Government of Iraq, with support from United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) programme in Iraq, organized the national commemorative... Read more
4 August 2016
Opinion
KHANKE, DUHOK (IRAQ) — “Do not blame me for repeating my story as what happened to me is the unforgettable  story of my life,” a Yazidi woman, who was abducted by the so-called Islamic State (IS),... Read more
3 August 2016
Dispatch
Erbil,Iraq, August 3rd, 2016 - Today, in the second anniversary of genocidal act committed by ISIS against Yezidi in Sinjar areas, KRG High Council of Women Affairs reiterates the following points,... Read more
17 July 2016
Opinion
ERBIL, Iraq— When she got married at the age of 12, Fatima, not her real name, thought of marriage as an end to the maltreatment from her family and to the beginning of a better life with the man to... Read more
11 July 2016
Statement
The teenage years are for some girls a time of exploration, learning and increasing autonomy. But for many others, it is a time of increasing vulnerability and exclusion from rights and opportunities... Read more
30 June 2016
Opinion
SUNUNI, NINAWA/(IRAQ) — Back home after almost two years of displacement,  women and girls in Sununi, the recently-liberated town from the Islamic State (IS), continued to experience social exclusion... Read more
20 June 2016
Press Release
Baghdad, Iraq, 20 June 2016 – UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, has stepped up its humanitarian activities in Iraq in order to respond to the rapid influx of Iraqis fleeing Fallujah and its... Read more

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