Murtada Nasiri

Murtada Nasiri

7 April 2020 World Health Day this year comes at a very difficult time for all of us.

Basra, Iraq, 5 April 2020: In cooperation with the World Health Organization (WHO), the COVID-19 Crisis Cell of Basrah University in southern Iraq has successfully produced urgently-needed laboratory supplies to speed up testing of suspected cases.

4 April 2020 Decades ago, millions of landmines were buried in countries across the world.

Friday, 03 April 2020 22:48

COVID-19: putting numbers in perspective

Baghdad, 3 April 2020 - COVID-19 is an unprecedented global threat that demands robust responses from governments, communities and individuals.

By António Guterres

António Guterres is Secretary-General of the United Nations

Note: The article first appeared in The Guardian

Only by coming together will the world be able to face down the COVID-19 pandemic and its shattering consequences. At an emergency virtual meeting last Thursday, G20 leaders took steps in the right direction. But we are still far away from having a coordinated, articulated global response that meets the unprecedented magnitude of what we are facing.

Thursday, 02 April 2020 20:02

Programme Communications and Advocacy - NOC

Agency: UNDP

Location: Baghdad

Deadline: 16/04/2020

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Thursday, 02 April 2020 19:58

Protection Associate, G6

Agency: UNHCR

Location: Erbil

Deadline: 16/04/2020

The United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) welcomes an additional contribution of USD 3.6 million from the Government of Japan to support reconstruction and peacebuilding in Iraq through the rehabilitation of war-damaged houses and construction of low-cost housing units in Sinjar, Ninewa Governorate.

Wednesday, 01 April 2020 18:36

The fight to contain COVID-19 in Iraq

Baghdad, 1 April 2020: Over the past few years, Iraq’s health system has faced many challenges, including internal conflict and the world’s biggest mass displacement in 2014-2016, all of which had a tough toll on an already fragile health system.

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