Gender at the forefront in Iraq: Encouraging gender mainstreaming in peacebuilding
March 31, 2022
Naila, Rasha and Anu beat all the odds
This International Women’s Day, we spoke to three Iraqi women on their journey to rebuild their lives after the ISIL conflict. This is what they had to say.
16 Days of Activism: How Teachers Can Help End Gender-based Violence
As a part of 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence, UNDP held an awareness-raising session along with the Directorate General of Education in Ramadi. ...
A new step towards gender equality in Iraq; New MoU signed
A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has today been signed between the General Secretariat of the Iraqi Council of Ministers’ (GSCOM) Women Empowerment Directorate...
Solidarity through storytelling: empowering Iraqi women
“I had hope that our city would be restored. But when ISIS continued marching forward and took control; they began kidnapping girls. I hated being a girl and wish...
A word from our mothers
To celebrate Mother’s Day in the Arab region, we asked UNDP Iraq staff to tell us the best advice they’ve received from their mother – or any wise words they’ve g...