This report (1) describes the challenges and opportunities to women’s employment in the Iraqi economy, (2) provides case studies drawn from economic empowerment interventions throughout Iraq in order to shed more light on these issues, and finally, (3) makes recommendations as to how to better engage women in the economy of Iraq.
Projects and Initiatives
The project enhances the capacity of formal and informal institutions to establish family protection systems and facilitate law enforcement and access to justice for the victims of violence. It aims to create mechanisms to empower victims, target groups and communities as well as a system that assists reintegration of victims back into the communities. more
- 31 Jan 2016:Capacity building initiative launched to enhance institutional readiness for development
- 25 Jan 2016:UNDP’s governing body convenes at start of crucial first year for 2030 Development Agenda
- 19 Jan 2016:Government officials trained on humanitarian standards and crisis management in Erbil