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On World Water Day the UN says water central to recovery of Iraq

Baghdad- Amman - 22 March 2009: On World Water Day, United Nations Agencies highlighted the need for the people of Iraq to have access to safe water. "Better management of Iraq's water resources will...

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Iraq Crisis Update 10 Oct 2003

UN officials have been expressing concern about the security situation in Iraq from the beginning of the UN's re-entry after the war. Following the two terrorist attacks against the United Nations on...

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Iraq: Weekly Update 19 - 26 Aug 2003

The United Nations continues operations in Iraq The UN family in Baghdad is recovering from the shock caused by the massive terrorist bombing that occurred on 19 August at the UN headquarters at the...

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Iraq: Weekly Update 4 Jul - 10 Aug 2003

Vulnerable PopulationIDPs. An inter-agency mission visited Ba'aquba (Diyala) on 31 July, where protection of IDPs remains a concern. In the Khanaqin and Kifri areas, Arab populations continue facing...

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Iraq: Weekly Update 28 Jul - 3 Aug 2003

Key Developments Although precise figures about street children are hard to determine, it is certain that the number of street children is increasing in Iraq. The Ministry of Labour and Social...

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Iraq: Weekly Update 21 - 27 Jul 2003

KEY DEVELOPMENTS Under the acronym of CAAP (Court Appointed Attorney Programme) the CPA in Mosul established a 'legal aid' system for detainees without access to legal representation. According to...

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Iraq: Weekly Update 16 - 22 Jul 2003

KEY DEVELOPMENTS The security situation this week has been the worse since the return of humanitarian agencies to Iraq. On 20 July 2003, an IOM two-vehicle convoy traveling on highway 8 -from Baghdad...

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Iraq: Weekly Update 8 - 15 Jul 2003

KEY DEVELOPMENTS Under the auspices of the Coalition Provisional Authority (CPA), the Iraqi Governing Council met for the first time on 13 July. Its 25 members include 13 Shi'ite Muslims, five Sunni...

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Iraq: Weekly Update 1 - 7 Jul 2003

1. KEY DEVELOPMENTS In the last two weeks the number of incidents increased from a daily average of five to 25. About 80% of the attacks are targeting Coalition Forces (CF) and the newly trained...

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Iraq: Weekly Update 17 - 23 Jun 2003

KEY DEVELOPMENTS The Revised Humanitarian Appeal for Iraq was launched in New York on 23 June. Response strategies and financial requirements, originally set down in the Flash Appeal launched in late...

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Iraq: Weekly Update 10 - 17 Jun 2003

KEY DEVELOPMENTS The Special Representative of the Secretary General (SRSG), Mr. Sergio Vieira de Mello, participated in the national weekly meeting with NGOs in Baghdad on 10 June. The SRSG stressed...

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Iraq: Weekly Update 3 -10 Jun 2003

KEY DEVELOPMENTS The Special Representative of the Secretary General (SRSG), Sergio Vieira de Mello has enjoyed a hectic first week in Iraq establishing contact with key interlocutors. On 3 June, he...

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UNOHCI expands and improves NGO coordination in Iraq

LARNAKA, June 8, 2003 - The Humanitarian Coordinator for Iraq has been given the responsibility of establishing countrywide coordination of humanitarian activities of the UN and its partners. It is...

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