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October – December 2013: Legal Clinics

January 24, 2014
- IF and Partners NGOs in all five provinces continued interviewing women victims of GBV in their legal clinics, reaching out to a total of 1154 women by the end of December 2013. During this reporting period, 327 women received legal consultations and 117 were provided with legal representation at courts. The number of victimized women that have benefitted from the legal support during this reporting period totals 376 women. Photos:   Last Update: Friday, January 24, 2014

October – December 2013: Task Force works to present and discuss the National Charter

January 24, 2014
- October – December 2013: Task Force works to present and discuss the National Charter The national coalition led the efforts to publish and disseminate the National Charter through local print and social media to raise awareness among local and national government decision-makers about the recommendations of the National Charter. The recommendations have been presented and discussed in conferences, seminars, radio and TV programs, all over the country to attract more stakeholders to join Iraq Foundation’s efforts to towards ending violence against women in Iraq. Photos: Erbil team meeting with IF project manager to set a workplan  Basra task force meeting in December 2013 to set a plan to implement the National charter recommendations IF staff presenting the National Charter during an event held on December 2013 by Kurdistan Women Union branch in Baghdad IF staff held a meeting with the task … Continue reading


January 8, 2014


July – September Activities

December 6, 2013
- During this reporting period IF and partner NGOs continued providing trainings, employment and micro credit access services for WIES beneficiaries in all the five provinces. 25 semiliterate FHH were trained on the work-oriented Arabic literacy. 58 semiliterate FHH were trained on job skills. 46 literates FHH were trained on job skills. 27 WIES beneficiaries were trained on business skills. 79 job opportunities were identified in different governorates. 29 FHH accepted job offers Selected Photos: Ten employment placements in a Bakery in Baghdad FHH signing an employment contract with a Bakery in Baghdad KAB training in Basra Seven employment placement in a Bakery in Basra Hope (Al-Ammal Workshop) in Diyala, established philanthropist donation Danish Refugee Council (DRC) training course in Diyala on candles manufacturing Loan utilized for dairy production project in Daiyala Loan utilized for turkey breeding project in Diayala Sewing training in Basra … Continue reading