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UNDP celebrates EU Day in Missan.

EU Day commemorates the initial step towards the creation of the European Union and is an opportunity to celebrate Peace and Unity.  


Canada reaffirms its commitment to Iraq’s stabilization with new CAD 10 million support

The Government of Canada has pledged an additional CAD 10 million (approximately US$ 7.8 million) to support the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Iraq as it works to accelerate…  


UNDP supports Deputy Governors on local implementation of the National Strategy to Prevent Violent Extremism in Iraq

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Iraq, in partnership with the National Committee on the Implementation of the Strategy to Prevent Violent Extremism at the National Security…  


Ba’aj General Hospital reopens: Restoring essential health care services to Western Ninewa

The newly rehabilitated Ba’aj General Hospital was officially inaugurated today by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Ninewa Governorate, with generous funding by the Federal…  


UNDP completes rehabilitation of 60 municipality shops and three schools in western Ninewa

Sixty municipality shops in Tal Abta and three primary schools in Sinjar that were damaged or destroyed during the ISIL conflict were officially inaugurated by the United Nations Development Programme…  


Rebuild, recover and reform: How the European Union is supporting development in Iraq

With $US 166 million pledged since 2016, the EU’s commitment to the people of Iraq is as stronger than ever. From supporting stabilization efforts, to bolstering the anti-corruption agenda and…  


UK and Canada Support Iraq’s fight against Climate Change

Increasing temperatures, declining rainfall, salinity, and more frequent sand and dust storms are some of the challenges faced by Iraq due to climate change. In fact, the country is classified as the…  


Health facilities in Al-Karma officially reopen after destruction by ISIL

Two newly-rehabilitated health facilities – the External Consultancy Clinic and Al-Sijr Public Health Centre were officially reopened by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Government of…  


Encouraging peace, social cohesion, and community trust-building with local authorities in Iraq

Following the liberation of ISIL held territories in Iraq, infrastructure has been re-built and relationships re-established, however distrust and uncertainty between many groups remain due to the…  


UNDP, WHO and Government of Iraq unite on Mental Health and Psychosocial Support for reintegration of Iraqis returning from Al-Hol

One in five people living in an area affected by conflict is expected to have a mental health condition. For Iraq, a country marred by decades of conflict, it’s long been time to spotlight mental…  

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