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Nine Iraqi women speak up

To mark the end of 16 Days of Activism, women from Iraq speak up about gender-based violence.   


Italy renews its commitment to Iraq’s stabilization with a new US$2.4 million contribution

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of Italy, represented by the Italian Agency for Development Cooperation (AICS), is supporting the United Nations Development Programme…  


Peacebuilding from the ground up: UNDP Iraq and swisspeace launch training on mediation for national peacebuilding practitioners in Iraq

Creating meaningful impact at the grassroots level is vital for peacebuilding in fragile contexts. From 06 to 08 June 2021, swisspeace, in partnership with UNDP Iraq, led a capacity building workshop…  



From Italy to Iraq: new Peer-to-Peer partnership to improve local waste management in Thi-Qar Governorate

Iraq is at a crucial moment of change to its approach in combatting climate change, having recently finalised the final draft for its Nationally Determined Contribution to the Paris agreement through…  


Supporting increased returns a top priority for Denmark with new DKK 50 million contribution

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Iraq welcomes an additional DKK 50.3 million (US$8 million) contribution from the Government of Denmark to its flagship Funding Facility for…  


My son volunteered his soul to Iraq: Forgiveness towards reconciliation

“Good intentions lead to forgiveness and peace,” declares Sayed Jawad, a Shi’ite Muslim religious leader from Tal Afar, Ninewa Governorate. Since 2004, Sayed has been working to fight sectarian…  


Iraq reaffirms commitment to climate action under the Paris Agreement: Draft nationally determined contributions document finalized

Iraq, through the Iraqi Ministry of Health and Environment, with the support of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Iraq, has renewed its commitment to combating climate change by…  


Asiacell and UNDP Iraq join efforts to support youth employment and entrepreneurs

Following its commitment to boosting youth employment and strengthening Iraq’s Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs), Asiacell today signed a two-year Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the…  


Advocating a Gender Perspective in Peacebuilding: New MoU between UNDP Iraq and Folke Bernadotte Academy signed

A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has been signed between the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Iraq and Folke Bernadotte Academy (FBA) to enhance local capacities for peacebuilding in…  

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