#Iraq

  • Article: This Canadian Nurse Witnessed an Iraqi City Recover From War
    Health

    This Canadian Nurse Witnessed an Iraqi City Recover From War

    By Jackie Marchildon|Aug. 27, 2018

    When the Islamic State took over years ago, much of the population fled — including health workers. Read more

  • Article: Iraq Protests Turn Deadly Amid Serious Lack of Water, Electricity
    Water & Sanitation

    Iraq Protests Turn Deadly Amid Serious Lack of Water, Electricity

    By Dana Brandes-Simon|July 17, 2018

    High unemployment rates, drought, and electricity shortages have pushed Iraqis to protest. Read more

  • Article: Thousands of Yazidi Girls and Women Still Missing After Being Forced Into Sex Slavery
    Girls & Women

    Thousands of Yazidi Girls and Women Still Missing After Being Forced Into Sex Slavery

    June 5, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The world is failing them, activists say. Read more

  • Article: Here’s How Many Refugees the US Has Accepted in 2018
    Citizenship

    Here’s How Many Refugees the US Has Accepted in 2018

    By Chris Gelardi|April 26, 2018

    The US is on pace to resettle the fewest number of refugees in 40 years. Read more

  • Article: Will Iraq Be Next to Abolish the 'Marry Your Rapist' Law?
    Girls & Women

    Will Iraq Be Next to Abolish the 'Marry Your Rapist' Law?

    April 3, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Activists are preparing for a campaign ahead of May elections. Read more

  • Article: She Survived a Genocide. Now She’s Fighting to Rebuild Her Community
    Citizenship

    She Survived a Genocide. Now She’s Fighting to Rebuild Her Community

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 20, 2018

    She’s trying to rebuild a society. Read more

  • Article: Hillary Clinton Gives Human Rights Award to ISIS Survivor Nadia Murad
    Girls & Women

    Hillary Clinton Gives Human Rights Award to ISIS Survivor Nadia Murad

    By Daniele Selby|Feb. 6, 2018

    Nadia is a Yazidi refugee who has fought to bring ISIS to justice for committing genocide. Read more

  • Article: Meet Wafia: A Syrian-Iraqi Singer Who Is Using Her Voice for All People
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    Meet Wafia: A Syrian-Iraqi Singer Who Is Using Her Voice for All People

    By Phineas Rueckert|Jan. 19, 2018

    Wafia tells stories about the refugee crisis, gender equality, and other issues with her music. Read more