#Iraq

  • Article: Iraq's Proposed Child Marriage Law Would 'Deprive' Kids of Childhood, UN Says
    Citizenship

    Iraq's Proposed Child Marriage Law Would 'Deprive' Kids of Childhood, UN Says

    Dec. 5, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The law could allow marriage for children as young as 9 years old. Read more

  • Article: Germany Is Paying Asylum Seekers Thousands of Dollars to Go Back Home
    Citizenship

    Germany Is Paying Asylum Seekers Thousands of Dollars to Go Back Home

    By Joe McCarthy|Dec. 5, 2017

    Deportation with a “friendly face.” Read more

  • Article: Nadia Murad Reveals the Horrors She Lived Through as ISIS Sex Slave — and Calls for Action
    Girls & Women

    Nadia Murad Reveals the Horrors She Lived Through as ISIS Sex Slave — and Calls for Action

    By James Hitchings-Hales  and  Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 20, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    "At some point, there was rape and nothing else." Read more

  • Article: These Are 5 Conflicts That Were Made Worse By Climate Change
    Environment

    These Are 5 Conflicts That Were Made Worse By Climate Change

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 17, 2017

    Climate change makes it more likely for peacetime to collapse, giving way to bullets and bombs. Read more

  • Article: ISIS Preyed on Victims of Climate Change to Recruit in Iraq, Report Says
    Environment

    ISIS Preyed on Victims of Climate Change to Recruit in Iraq, Report Says

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 14, 2017

    Experts fear that climate change could fuel conflicts and destabilize parts of the world. Read more

  • Article: Proposed Iraq Law Would Allow Girls as Young as 9 to Marry
    Girls & Women

    Proposed Iraq Law Would Allow Girls as Young as 9 to Marry

    By Colleen Curry|Nov. 13, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Instead of third grade, girls could be entering into marriage. Read more

  • Article: This Yazidi Survivor Wants ISIS to Pay for Its Crimes — and the UK Is Leading the Charge for Justice
    Girls & Women

    This Yazidi Survivor Wants ISIS to Pay for Its Crimes — and the UK Is Leading the Charge for Justice

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 25, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    We’ve just taken a huge step forward. Read more

  • Article: Mosul’s University Library Was Destroyed by ISIS. Now, Volunteers Are Bringing It Back Book-By-Book
    Education

    Mosul’s University Library Was Destroyed by ISIS. Now, Volunteers Are Bringing It Back Book-By-Book

    By Phineas Rueckert|Sept. 20, 2017

    Thousands came together for a book festival, just months after the city's liberation from ISIS. Read more