Tag Archives | World Food Programme (WFP)

Qatar Supports WFP’s Food Program in Iraq

Qatar Fund For Development Supports WFP’s Food Assistance Program in Iraq The Qatar Fund For Development (QFFD) has made a contribution of US$3 million to the United Nations World Food Programme to provide assistance for displaced people in Iraq. The funding will support more than 22,000 Iraqis living in camps. “The Qatar Fund For Development […]

New Career Opportunities in Iraqi Kurdistan

By John Lee. The United Nations has advertised new positions in Iraqi Kurdistan: Project Manager for Tech for Food, UNAMI Project Assistant for Tech for Food, UNAMI Programme Policy Officer (Cash Based Transfers), UNAMI Protection Associate (Legal), UNAMI Project Manager (Tech for Food) CST, UNAMI Monitoring, Evaluation, Accountability and Learning Manager, Terre des hommes Logistician […]

Preventing Sexual Abuse and Exploitation in Iraq

“As humanitarians, we have a collective responsibility to prevent and safely respond to sexual abuse and exploitation in Iraq,” said Jennifer Emond, a UNFPA specialist on the subject, during a training programme in Iraq. Risk of sexual exploitation and abuse escalate during times of crisis. Community protection systems are disrupted when populations are displaced, and […]

Germany supports WFP Assistance to Conflict-Affected Iraqis

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has welcomed a contribution of €4.4 million (US$5.2 million) from the Government of Germany, which will provide cash-based assistance to almost a quarter of a million Iraqis for one month. Dr. Cyrill Nunn (pictured), Germany’s Ambassador to Iraq, said: “The German Government greatly appreciates its strong and effective […]

South Korea Provides Food for Syrian Refugees in Iraq

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) welcomed a contribution of US$1.5 million from the Republic of Korea that will provide food assistance for some 30,000 vulnerable Syrian refugees in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq for two months. Song Woong-Yeob (pictured), Ambassador of the Republic of Korea to Iraq, said: “In the aftermath of conflict, […]

New Career Opportunities in Iraq

By John Lee. The United Nations has advertised new positions in Iraq: Procurement Assistant, United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI) Senior Registration Assistant, United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI) Protection Associate, United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI) Business Support Assistant (Finance), United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI) Economist, World Bank Procurement […]

New Career Opportunities in Iraqi Kurdistan

By John Lee. The United Nations has advertised new positions in Iraqi Kurdistan: Mental Health and Psycho-social Support Trainer, Médecins du Monde Implementing Partnership Management Officer, United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) Head of Office (Operations), Mercy Corps Camp Management Specialist, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) Country Security Adviser, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) ICT Assistant, Norwegian Refugee […]

France Supports Displaced Iraqis

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) welcomed a contribution of €3.2 million (US$3.5) from the Government of France today for its cash assistance programme supporting families affected by conflict in Iraq. “This new French contribution is in response to the urgent need for food assistance among Iraqi families who have recently been displaced by […]

New Career Opportunities in Iraq

By John Lee. The United Nations has advertised new positions in Iraq: Procurement Assistant, United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI) National Emergency Preparedness and Response Officer, United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI) Human Resources Assistant, United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI) Human Settlements Officer, United Nations Human Settlements Programme Technical Officer, World […]

New Career Opportunities in Iraq

By John Lee. The United Nations has advertised new positions in Iraq: Senior IT Assistant, World Bank Political Affairs Officer (P-3), United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI) Political Affairs Officer (P-4), United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI) Cleaner, United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI) National Emergency Preparedness and Response Officer, United Nations […]

New Career Opportunities in Iraqi Kurdistan

By John Lee. The United Nations has advertised new positions in Iraqi Kurdistan: Administration Assistant (Fleet), United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) IT Operations Assistant (ETC), United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) Director of Programme Development and Quality, Save the Children WASH Technical Adviser, Save the Children Political Affairs Officer (P-3), United Nations Assistance Mission […]

Germany Provides €28m for Conflict-Affected Iraqis

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has welcomed a generous contribution of €28 million from the German Government, which will support food assistance to 275,000 displaced Iraqis in four governorates across the country. Franz-Josef Kremp (pictured), German Ambassador to Iraq, said: “Germany highly appreciates WFP’s efforts to address the needs of the most vulnerable […]