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EU-funded ‘Let’s Beat Corona’ campaign raises awareness in Iraq

On- and off-line safety messages reach more than 31 million people.  


COVID-19 in Karbala: The faces of the frontline response

Coupled with already high unemployment the impact of the pandemic on the social and economic stability of Iraq is critical.  


Six years after Sinjar massacre, support is needed for returning Yazidis

Up to 200,000 remain displaced. Some still face harsh conditions on Mount Sinjar.  


The "land between two rivers" adapts to its most recent challenge

Iraq has struggled with many challenges in recent decades; the emergence of a pandemic has added a new layer of complexity to its recovery.  


Iraq prepares for COVID-19

UNDP is working with its partners as an unparalleled crisis hits a country recovering from years of conflict.  


Gathering "all of Iraq" to understand peace

Iraqi students design activities for people from various backgrounds to exchange ideas about peace.  


Climate leadership in one of the most challenging corners of the world

What the Arab States are doing to create a sustainable future.  


New roads lead to new opportunities

The Iraq Crisis Response and Resilience Programme is improving infrastructure in a region recovering from conflict.  


SDG 16 as an accelerator for the 2030 Agenda

UNDP is working with a broad alliance to highlight the importance of peace, justice and strong institutions.  


What happens next

Responding to disasters and building for the future.  

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