Humanitarian 14 Aug 2018
The Kurdistan Region currently hosts 1.3 million of Internally Displaced People (IDPs) and refugees, including 30 percent of Iraq IDPs numbering (1,104,233 persons) and 97 percent of Syrian refugees numbering (279,473 persons). More details..
Humanitarian 19 Nov 2017
On 12 November 2017 an earthquake with 7.2 magnitude affected east and south of Halabja Governorate, as well as Sulaimanya, Erbil and Duhok with magnitude of 4.2. Despite of the human casualties, many houses and buildings have been damaged. More details..
Humanitarian 21 Oct 2017
So far, one hundred sixty-eight thousand and three hundred seventy-two (168,372) civilians have been displaced from Kirkuk, Khanaqin, Khurmatu, Zummar and Rabea to Kurdistan Region; (84,000 arrived in Erbil, 78,372 arrived in Slemani and 6000 arrived in Duhok More details..
Humanitarian 11 Oct 2017
Until July 2017, among the (710) custom clearance requests, the OSS cleared (6,785) metric ton of cargo and shipments arrived at the Ibrahim Khalil border and Erbil International Airport, that values $117,199,582. More details..
Humanitarian 04 Jul 2017
ISIS enslaved 6417 Yezidis, of which 3547 of them are women, and 2870 are men. Out of that number 3048 Yezidis (1092 women, 334 men and 1622 children) have been rescued and escaped from ISIS. More details..
Humanitarian 15 Apr 2017
The current security developments, the level of destruction of the public and private properties and civic infrastructures in the liberated areas, as well as the lack of funding and clear strategy do not seem encouraging at all for the IDPs and refugees to go More details..
Humanitarian 06 Dec 2016
At the recommendation of the third High Advisory Team which was held in Erbil on 28 November 2016, between Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG), the Iraqi Federal Government and the United Nations (UN). More details..
Humanitarian 17 Nov 2016