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New Career Opportunities in Iraq

By John Lee. The United Nations has advertised new positions in Iraq: National Legal Consultant with Child Protection, UNICEF – United Nations Children’s Fund Area Logistics Manager, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) Fire Safety Assistant – United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq Generator Mechanic, UNAMI – United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq Monitoring Assistant, UNAMI – United […]

New Career Opportunities in Iraqi Kurdistan

By John Lee. The United Nations has advertised new positions in Iraqi Kurdistan: National Coordination and Community Engagement Consultant with Child Protection, UNICEF – United Nations Children’s Fund Procurement Assistant, UNAMI – United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq Supply Chain/Fleet Management Associate, UNOPS – United Nations Office for Project Services WPE Admin Assistant, International Rescue […]

New Career Opportunities in Iraq

By John Lee. The United Nations has advertised new positions in Iraq: Humanitarian Affairs Officer/Reporting Officer, UNAMI – United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq Support Services Associate, UNAMI – United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq Support Services Associate, UNOPS – United Nations Office for Project Services Programme Officer, UNOPS – United Nations Office for Project […]

New Career Opportunities in Iraq

By John Lee. The United Nations has advertised new positions in Iraq: Senior Basic Needs Manager, International Rescue Committee (IRC) Grants Manager, International Rescue Committee (IRC) Senior Economic Recovery & Livelihoods Manager, International Rescue Committee (IRC) WPE Manager, International Rescue Committee (IRC) Women Protection and Empowerment (WPE) Manager, International Rescue Committee (IRC) Grants Manager, International […]

UNICEF needs $17m to Rebuild Health Facilities for Children

Warning about the “alarming” state of Iraq’s healthcare system, especially in war-ravaged areas in and around Mosul, the United Nations children’s agency has stepped up its support to help the Government provide critical medical services so that children and families affected by violence and displacement can resume their lives. With less than 10 per cent […]

ACTED takes Lead in Child Protection

With UNICEF’s support, ACTED’s community-led approach to child protection in Qushtapa camp, Erbil, in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq, is broadening academic and recreational opportunities for displaced children. Since 2014, ACTED has been providing child protection services to Syrian refugees in Qushtapa camp in Erbil governorate. From within its Child and Youth Community Centres, ACTED […]

New Career Opportunities in Iraq

By John Lee. The United Nations has advertised new positions in Iraq: Child Protection and Youth Specialist (CPYS), Save the Children Administrative Assistant, UNICEF – United Nations Children’s Fund Team Assistant, UNHCR – United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Shelter Specialist, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) Grants Coordinator, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) Cash and Livelihoods Specialist, […]

The Child Labourers of Baghdad

This article was originally published by Niqash. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iraq Business News. Child labour is illegal in Iraq. But if there is death or disease in the family, minors are often forced to work. The authorities responsible for policing labour laws take […]

Germany continues Support for Iraqi Children

UNICEF thanks the people of Germany for their continued support to the children of Iraq Years of conflict have severely curtailed the rights of children in Iraq. Their rights to protection from violence, education and access to safe drinking water are under assault from nearly every direction. “UNICEF is working with partners like the German […]

US Providing Essential Support for Iraq’s Children

Hundreds of thousands of children and their families in Iraq who have suffered the pain of brutal conflict and displacement will have regular access to lifesaving clean drinking water and services that respond to gender based violence thanks to help from the U.S. government. With the latest contribution of nearly 9 million US$ from the […]

Investment in Healthcare is Urgently Required

Investment in healthcare is urgently required to save the lives of mothers and newborn babies in Iraq Decades of conflict and under-investment have placed a huge strain on Iraq’s healthcare system, and pregnant women and their babies are paying for it with their lives. Although progress has been made to lower maternal mortality rates, there […]