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The children of Al-Suwaira

  Sorrow - an emotion that children should never have During a recent project in Al-Suwaira (Kut Governorate), RIRP witnessed a particular moving and sorrowful event, that was hard to fathom how this could occur in today’s society. A family of nine children between the ages of 4 to 13 years old were living alone in a ...


A struggle for independence and justice

  Najla fights for independence and the right to be a mother Najla, a 35 year old mother, looks back on a life full of injustice, struggle and abuse. The momentous and enduring trouble started for Najla when she was 14 years old and got married to her cousin in order to settle a family dispute concerning a piece of land. The ...


RIRP Nes Dar Al-Hanan orphanage and disability centre

RIRP is currently researching the orphanages located in Baghdad, Iraq, with the intention of addressing the needs of the orphans and especially the disabled orphans situated in Dar Al Hanan. The orphanages are in desperate need of new buildings, major rehabilitation work, non-food items (NFI’s), such as, medical mattresses, ...


New Construction of shelters

In 2011 a new construction project to improve the living conditions for beneficiaries in Baghdad and Diyala, was set up. The project focused on vulnerable groups with specific needs that are currently displaced from their area of origin, and who wish to return. The project aimed to provide enhanced living conditions for the returnees ...


Al-Secha IDP Camp-Baghdad 2012

Most cases of Internally Displaced Persons (IDP’s) occurred during 2006 and has since reduced considerably following 2008 and 2009. Trends of decreased violence and a declining rate of displacement still continue throughout the country. However, displacement still continues to occur in some locations. Many IDP’s ...