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Celebrating refugees - strengthening partnership for results

A record number of people are displaced by violent conflict and disasters around the world. Twenty-two and a half million are refugees.  

Fast facts: UNDP and the Funding Facility for Stabilization in Iraq

The Funding Facility for Stabilization in Iraq aims to help the Government stabilize cities and districts liberated from the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) and post-conflict recovery of…  

UN Day, 24 October 2017

Remarks at Sida Townhall on occasion of UN Day, 24 October 2017  

UNDP continues to expand stabilization support for Iraqi Government to help families return home, including minority communities

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) continues to support the Government of Iraq on stabilization projects to restore vital services in areas freed from ISIL. More than 1200 projects are…  

Powering west Mosul’s water plants

Mosul was one of the last major holdouts in Iraq of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), who took control of the city in mid-2014. The military campaign to liberate the city started in…  

Freed from ISIL, Mosul slowly comes back to life

UNDP is supporting recovery efforts of the Government of Iraq in the newly liberated, second largest city.  

UK contributes US$5.2 million to UNDP's stabilization in Iraq

The Government of the UK has contributed an additional US$5.2 million to UNDP’s Funding Facility for Stabilization (FFS), which finances fast-track initiatives in areas liberated from the Islamic…  

Stabilization milestone in Fallujah, Iraq: city’s largest water treatment plant reopened

Marking a key milestone in Fallujah’s recovery after ISIL, the Government of Iraq and UNDP, through its Funding Facility for Stabilization (FFS), have reopened Al Azrakiyah Water Treatment Plant, to…  


The conflict with ISIL and military operations to retake territory have displaced over 5 million Iraqis and driven over 11 million into humanitarian need. UNDP established the Funding Facility for…  

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