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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…  


Funding Facility for Stabilization 2021 Annual Report

In 2021, the FFS completed 368 projects (3,060 since 2015) across all sectors of interventions and in the five liberated governorates of Anbar, Diyala, Kirkuk, Ninewa and Salah al-Din for a total…  


Making Waves in Basra: Defying gender norms in development projects

As the world calls for more women and girls in technology, science, engineering and other typically male-dominated industries, 35-year-old Zainab Sadiq in Basra, Iraq’s southernmost governorate is…  


Building a bright future: Iraq’s young leaders unite

Empowering youth and women to play an effective role in their communities is key to building harmony among different groups. UNDP Iraq’s Social Cohesion Programme is focused on equipping community…  


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Sustainable solutions in Northern Iraq  


Poland Reaffirms Partnership with UNDP to Support Vulnerable Iraqis

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Iraq welcomes an additional PLN 1 million (approximately US$ 244,000) contribution from the Government of Poland to its flagship Funding Facility for…  


Finland Renews Commitment to Stabilization With New Contribution

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Iraq welcomes an additional EUR 1.5 million (US$ 1.7 million) contribution from the Government of Finland to its flagship programme the Funding…  


Germany Increases Support to Boost Employment Opportunities in Iraq with New EUR 18m Contribution

Germany and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) have today signed a EUR 18.29 million agreement (US$ 21.78 million) to boost employment and economic opportunities for vulnerable…  


Giving Young Iraqis the Right Skills for Today’s Job Market

300 young Iraqis who have completed a three-month on-the-job training have received six-month employment contracts.  


UNDP and WHO support the Iraqi Ministry of Health and National Security Advisory to provide Mental Health and Psychosocial Support training toward reintegration

Mental Health and Psychosocial Support (MHPSS) services for IDPs and returnees will be reinforced thanks to a new training workshop organized by the United Nations Development Programme in Iraq…  

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