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Japan prioritizes Iraq’s health and recovery from COVID-19 in new contribution

The Government of Japan has committed US$2.26 million to support the Government of Iraq’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic.  

Belgium, Netherlands and Sweden commit $5 million to tackle COVID-19 outbreak under UNDP Iraq’s Funding Facility for Stabilization framework

The governments of Belgium, the Netherlands and Sweden have collectively committed US$5 million to support the Government of Iraq’s response to the COVID-19 crisis, in partnership with UNDP Iraq.  

COVID19 Crisis in developing countries threatens devastate economies

The growing COVID-19 crisis threatens to disproportionately hit developing countries, not only as a health crisis in the short term but as a devastating social and economic crisis over the months and…  

Boosting local economy and community security northern Iraq

The Government of Japan has pledged US$7.63 million to support the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Iraq as it works to boost employment opportunities in the Ninewa Plains and promote…  

Hospitals and bridges: Major sites re-open in Ramadi highlighting city’s recovery

The Government of Iraq re-opened todat two major infrastructure projects in Ramadi following their rehabilitation by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).  

Restoring critical healthcare services to East Mosul

The newly-rehabilitated Al Shifa Surgical Center was officially opened by United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Government of Iraq today. The surgical center will serve as the primary…  

Duhok to establish first solar energy park

Duhok will soon have its first solar energy park in a major step towards becoming a low-carbon governorate, setting an example on sustainable renewable energy to follow in Iraq.  

The Kurdistan Region of Iraq to develop Vision 2030 supported by UNDP

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Kurdistan Region of Iraq’s Ministry of Planning, in order to provide strategic guidance and…  

Sweden commits $7.3m to helping Iraqis rebuild post-ISIL

Baghdad, 11 December 2019 – The Government of Sweden and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) have signed a partnership agreement today of SEK 70 million (USD 7.3 million) to help…  

Stabilizing liberated areas in Iraq post-ISIL remains a top priority for Germany

Baghdad, 11 December, 2019 – The German Federal Foreign Office has contributed another 11 mio USD to the Funding Facility for Stabilization (FFS), managed by the United Nations Development Programme…  

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