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Economic empowerment and rehabilitated basic services builds resilience in Dohuk

Between 2018-2019, UNDP Iraq supported an estimated 524,000 people to access improved basic services and more than 900 individuals to receive livelihood support in Dohuk  


Counsultation Conference on Iraq Voluntary National Review ( VNR)

“Empowered Iraqis in a safe country, a unified society with diversified economy, sustainable environment, justice, and good governance” The Iraq Vision 2030 which came while Iraq, goverment and…  


UN-Habitat and UNDP Upscale Support on Housing Rehabilitation and Secure Tenure for the Returnees in Sinjar

On 25 April 2019, United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) handed over 502 rehabilitated houses and Occupancy Certificates to…  


Strengthening the Institutional Framework and SDGs Localization at Local Levels

SDG Localization is a crucial process in accelerating the implementation of the SDGs in a way that “leaves no one behind” in Iraq. It implies all stakeholders and institutions - government at the…  


Erbil and Sulaymaniyah Int. Airports set up their Disaster Preparedness levels

Erbil- 21 April, 2019: The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the courier company DHL , in partnership with the Joint Crisis Coordination Centre (JCCC) in Kurdistan Regional Government…  


Germany provides an additional USD 1.14 million to advance Criminal Investigations and Local Police Service in Iraq

Baghdad, 21 April 2019 – The Government of Germany will contribute an additional USD 1.14 million to advance criminal investigations and local policing, that are identified key priorities within the…  


EU-funded programme Supporting Recovery and Stability in Iraq through Local Development: Steering Committee translates policy into practical actions

Erbil, 17 April 2019 – The Steering Committee of the programme Supporting Recovery and Stability in Iraq through Local Development held its first annual meeting in Erbil, on 17 April 2019. The…  


Mobilizing Parliament on Achieving Sustainable Development Goals and Targets in Iraq

Baghdad – Under the Patronage of the First Deputy Speaker of Council of Representatives Mr. Hassan Al-Kabai, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) organized and facilitated a consultation…  


Creativity flourishes as Mosul’s Fine Arts College officially opens

Mosul, 10 April 2019 – The newly-rehabilitated College of Fine Arts at Mosul University was officially opened by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Government of Iraq.  


Women’s Political Participation: the missing piece of accomplishment

Politics is often seen as an exclusively male sphere. Women, who conducted the largest share of unpaid domestic work, often endeavor to find time to participate at similar levels to men. social…  

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