From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iraq Business News.
Iraq is facing a humanitarian crisis with more than 3 million people displaced by fighting over the past two years.
Many Arabs have found sanctuary in the northern Kurdish region.
But while they're being welcomed as guests, the region's struggling to cope with its swelling population.
Al Jazeera's Natasha Ghoneim reports from Shaqlawa in the Kurdish region of northern Iraq: