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Iraqi Ministry of Interior adopted SOP for Criminal Investigations

Baghdad, 21 March 2019 – On 18 March 2019, the Senior Deputy Minister of the Interior, Dr Aqeel Al-Khazaali endorsed the Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) on Criminal Investigations. These internal…  


Commemorating the first excavation of Mass Graves in Sinjar

Sinjar, 15 March 2019 _ The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) through its Social Cohesion and Peaceful Coexistence project in cooperation with the General Secretariat of the Council of…  


Workshop session for Independent High Electoral Commission (IHEC) on strategic planning

Sulaymaniyah, 14 March 2019– The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in cooperation with the Electoral Team of United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI) organized a strategic planning…  


Peace Education in Iraq: Laying a Foundation for Sustainable Development

Basra/Iraq 14 March, 2018 – Strengthening the capacity of universities across Iraq to contribute to the achievement of SDG 16: Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions, UNDP Iraq, national NGO, Iraq…  


Restoration of 15,000 homes underway in Mosul, largest in Iraq

Baghdad, 13 March, 2019 – The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is rehabilitating 15,000 houses in West Mosul, bringing the total number of houses in its stabilization portfolio to more than…  


Denmark further increases support to stabilize liberated areas in Iraq

Baghdad, 12 March 2019 – The Government of The Kingdom of Denmark has contributed an additional DKK 50 million (USD 7.7 million) to UNDP’s Funding Facility for Stabilization (FFS), which finances…  


Denmark provides an additional $4 million to Security Sector Reform in Iraq

Baghdad, 4 March 2019 – The Government of Denmark will contribute an additional 27 million Danish Kroner (approx. USD 4 million) to advance Security and Justice Sector Reform in Iraq in the coming…  


Support for Iraq stabilization continues with EUR 2.4 million contribution from Italy

Baghdad, 27 February 2019 – The Government of Italy has contributed an additional USD 2.7 million (EUR 2.4 million) to UNDP’s Funding Facility for Stabilization (FFS) supporting communities affected…  


Strengthening the long-term resilience of subnational authorities in countries affected by the Syrian and Iraqi crises

Mosul- On 21 February 2019, the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) officially launched in Ninewah Governorate the…  


With generous EU funding, empowered local communities and improved governance are within reach in Iraq

Erbil, 20 February 2019 – Hundreds of thousands of people in Iraq will benefit from two new projects funded by the European Union’s Regional Trust Fund, MADAD. Launched today in Erbil, the projects…  

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