After several cases of Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic Fever (CCHF) were reported in different regions of Iraq, MSF deployed a team of experts on emergency response and preparedness to support five Iraqi hospitals, upon a request from the Ministry of Health of Iraq.  This emergency initiative was the first of its kind MSF ran in the country.  Attached more details. Also photos and a broll (web resolution): MSF has been present in Iraq since 1991. Medical teams are currently working in the governorates of Anbar, Baghdad, Diyala, Erbil, Kirkuk and Ninewa.
16 Aug 2018

BCF - Newsletter 43

Thursday, 16 August 2018
The Barzani Charity Foundation is a non-governmental, non-political and non-profit organisation which was founded in 2005 in the city of Erbil, the Kurdistan Region of Iraq. Principally, the BCF aims to provide assistance to people-in-need, low-income, internally displaced people and refugees. The BCF also aims to improve the education (especially child education) and health fields in the Region and strives to improve the lives and opportunities of the disabled and people with special needs. Please download the attached file which is BCF newsletter edition 43 in Kurdish, Arabic, & English.
Harikar NGO is a neutral, non-governmental, non-profit humanitarian organization established in 30th May 2004 by group of social activists. Harikar NGO as stated in its mission statement strives toward the fulfilment of human and women rights in Duhok Governorate as stipulated in the new Iraqi constitution of 15th October 2005. Harikar is committed to- within its resources- contribute towards the achievement of the internationally agreed Millennium Development Goals.  Harikar believes in human rights, the right of every person to reach his potential without discrimination on the basis of race, gender, religion, social segment and ethnicity. We strive to achieve the social justice especially among the marginalized vulnerable groups. It also works towards elimination of all forms of discrimination against women and promotes their capacity to fully participate in the community development.  In…
08 Aug 2018

Judy - Monthly Report July 2018

Wednesday, 08 August 2018
Judy is an independence and non-profit organization, has established in 2012 and working in the field of humanitarian relief and development of refugees and IDPs in KR-I. Judy Organization has implemented education in emergencies centers since 2014.These centers provides learning, recreational activities, inside and outside activities, protection and health services. Judy is implementing Turaq learning center 2 for refugees and IDPs now. Turaq Learning Center 2 for refugee and IDP children is a support learning and recreational activities and protection services center for Syrian refugee and IDP children in Turaq – Erbil. The center provides support classes for Primary stage students. The center provides learning services, recreational activities, inside and outside activities during summer July and August 2018. 610 children…
Baaj Vaccination Campaign 3 months ago, the Iraq Health Access Organization began opened the Baaj Primary Health Care Center in Baaj district, Nenawa, funded by UNFPA and the Preemptive Love Coalition (PLC) and the center witnessed more than 60 consultations per day. On July, the Iraq Health Access Organization (IHAO), in coordination with the Ministry of Health (MoH) and the Nenawa Directorate of Health (DoH), supported the Baaj vaccination campaign. The vaccinations included measles, polio, pentavalent and BCG vaccinations; it lasted from 24th June till 18th July and was supported by PLC. The number of beneficiary children under 5 years old were 1267, 670 males and 606 females. IHAO is proud to support the national vaccination campaigns of Iraq and…
MSF donated today almost 500,000 doses of tuberculosis drugs to the Ministry of Health, to support and increase the capacity of the National Tuberculosis Program (NTP) to respond to the needs of the Iraqi population. With an approximate value of 85 million Iraqi Dinars (IQD), the donation will help to cover the needs of hundreds of patients for the next six months.  More details in the press release attached. Photos of the donation in Baghdad today (2018/7/26) also included.