10 million people expected to be in need by the end of 2015 

BRUSSELS, 4 June, 2015 – Vital aid operations supporting millions of people affected by the conflict in Iraq risk closure unless funds are made available immediately, the official overseeing humanitarian operations in the country said today. 

Baghdad, 23 April 2015 – The Humanitarian Coordinator for Iraq, Ms. Lise Grande today led a visit of a high level UN delegation to newly erected camps hosting displaced people from Ramadi and Fallujah in Anbar province. 

Baghdad, 19 April 2015: Humanitarian agencies are rushing to provide assistance to more than 90,000 people fleeing clashes in Anbar Governorate.

Erbil, 1 April 2015 – A UN convoy carrying life-saving assistance for thousands of people has arrived today in the town of al-Baghdadi in Anbar Governorate, where the conflict has left thousands of residents with very limited access to food, clean water and medicine.  UN agencies have been struggling to reach the area because of the siege south of the town. 

Through the support of the Government of Japan, the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-HABITAT) in Iraq launched a project to support internally displaced persons (IDPs) in the country to enhance self-reliance and improve living conditions of IDPs through provision of prefabricated durable shelters and basic services in the shelter sites in Baghdad, Dohuk and Kerbala Governorates. 

Baghdad, Iraq: The United Nations Deputy Special Representative of the Secretary General/Resident Coordinator/Humanitarian Coordinator for Iraq – Ms. Lise Grande and the UNHCR Representative in Iraq - Neill Wright today visited some of the Iraqi families recently displaced from Al Baghdadi district in the western province of Anbar. 

BAGHDAD, 29 October 2014 –The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has deployed a ten-person emergency team of telecommunications and logistics experts in Iraq to ensure humanitarian partners are equipped with the means to provide rapid delivery of aid to people in need.

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