Tag Archives | United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI)

Dedicated Reporting e-Mail for Human Rights Violations

UNAMI launches dedicated reporting e-mail for human rights violations To further strengthen and expand its fact-finding efforts on human rights violations and abuses, particularly in relation to the ongoing protests, UNAMI has set up a dedicated e-mail address: [email protected] The Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General for Iraq, Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert (pictured): “I encourage anyone […]

UN Proposes Roadmap to Resolve Iraq Crisis

By John Lee. On Sunday, the UN issued the following statement on the crisis facing Iraq: Over the past weeks, demonstrations erupted in Baghdad and other governorates in Iraq. Protester demands cover a wide spectrum of issues, including economic growth and employment, reliable public services, prudent and impartial governance, an end to corruption, credible elections […]

Human Rights Violations Ongoing, says UN Report

UNAMI has found that serious human rights violations and abuses continued to occur during the second wave of demonstrations that started in Iraq on 25 October. A second report, prepared by the UNAMI Human Rights Office, was published today [5th November]. It follows an earlier special report which covered the 1-9 October protests and was […]

UNAMI Report on Iraqi Demonstrations

A special report, prepared by the Human Rights Office of UNAMI, outlines key human rights concerns regarding the demonstrations that occurred in Iraq from 1 to 9 October 2019. UNAMI’s interim findings indicate that serious human rights violations and abuses have been committed during the recent protests. The report contains a set of recommendations and […]

New Career Opportunities in Iraq

By John Lee. The United Nations has advertised new positions in Iraq: Associate Humanitarian Liaison Officer, UNAMI – United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq Programme Manager (Cash for Work), IOM – International Organization for Migration Consultant-Concessional Finance Expert, IOM – International Organization for Migration RRU Team Leader, IOM – International Organization for Migration International Consultant […]

New Career Opportunities in Iraq

By John Lee. The United Nations has advertised new positions in Iraq: Consultant-Concessional Finance Expert, IOM – International Organization for Migration Capacity Building Coach, IOM – International Organization for Migration National Liaison Officer- Returns (JCMC & MOMD), IOM – International Organization for Migration National Liaison Officer- Returns, IOM – International Organization for Migration Programme Manager […]

Promoting Gender-Responsive Electoral Processes

A three-day workshop has concluded in Baghdad, which considered ways how to ensure the meaningful engagement of Iraqi women in elections. The workshop on gender-responsive electoral processes, jointly organized by the Independent High Elections Commissions (IHEC) and UNAMI in collaboration with UNDP, was held within the context of UNAMI’s mandate to assist and advise IHEC […]

UNAMI Urges Inclusion of Women in Decision-Making

UNAMI Urges Inclusion of Women in Politics and Decision-Making Deputy Special Representative of the UN Secretary General, Alice Walpole (pictured), has addressed the launch of a Regional Forum aimed at advancing women’s rights in Iraq and across the Middle Eastern region, with participants from Iraq, Algeria, Bahrain, Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Palestine, Tunisia and Yemen. […]

New Career Opportunities in Iraqi Kurdistan

By John Lee. The United Nations has advertised new positions in Iraqi Kurdistan: Associate Security Officer, UNAMI – United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq Security Officer. UNAMI – United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq Director of Finance and IT, Save the Children Field Security Officer, International Organization for Migration (IOM) Protection Coordinator, International Organization for […]

Opportunities with UNAMI in Iraq

By John Lee. The United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI) has announced Calls for Proposals from individual consultants: Professional interpreters and translators in TVET context Technical and Vocational Education (TVET) Expert for TVET Reform Project (Source: UNAMI)

New Career Opportunities in Iraqi Kurdistan

By John Lee. The United Nations has advertised new positions in Iraqi Kurdistan: Business Support Assistant, WFP – World Food Programme Administration Assistant, WFP – World Food Programme Programme Assistant, UNAMI – United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq Project Assistant. UNAMI – United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq Camp Management Officer, Danish Refugee Council (DRC) […]

New Career Opportunities in Iraq

By John Lee. The United Nations has advertised new positions in Iraq: Security Officer, UNAMI – United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq Project Assistant, UNAMI – United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq Livelihoods Assistant, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) Security Coordinator, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) Project Assistant, IOM – International Organization for Migration Field Finance Coordinator, […]