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The Hidden Danger - Hakim’s story

Hakim Salih Hakim is the head of his household and is the father of three children.  He lives in the Soran district of the Erbil Governorate and previously worked as a guard at a government’s office. “Life wasn’t too bad then, we had our own place and I had a steady income from my job,” Hamore


UNDP Improves Access to Water

To address water shortages in Iraq, UNDP under the Expanded Humanitarian Response Fund, funded Iraqi NGO al-Rafidain Feministic Organisation to improve water access for Al-Bou Rishaa Village in the Khudir District of Muthanna. The village has three residential compounds with more than 250 houses notmore


UNDP hands over new Community Policing stations in Basra

During a recent ceremony UNDP Iraq handed over two brand new, state of the art police stations in Basra. The stations have been specifically designed to support Community Policing and will serve as models to others. The UNDP Iraq project, generously funded by the Government of Japan has assisted themore