Iraq Content Archive

Iraq: Overview

February 23, 2015- Brutal ISIS Tactics Create New Levels Of Trauma Among Iraqis

January 5, 2015- The Lives of Syrian Survivors in an Iraq Refugee Camp

March 21, 2013 - Global Research: Civilians in an Occupied Land - The Iraqi Resistance Movement

March 20, 2013 - International Medical Corps Marks Ten Years in Iraq

March 20, 2013 - A Decade of Change for Women in Iraq

March 19, 2013 - A Decade-Long Struggle to Rebuild Iraq’s Health System

March 18, 2013 - CNN: Iraq, 10 Years Later - A People in Need

June 18, 2012 - A Survey of National Physicians Working in an Active Conflict Zone: The Challenges of Emergency Medical Care in Iraq

May 22, 2012 - Justice for Children in Iraq: Bassam's Story

January 25, 2012 - Empowering Iraqi Youth

April 29, 2011 - International Medical Corps Emergency Response Team Reaches Northern Iraq Flood Victims with Critical Supplies

June, 2010 - UNICEF Humanitarian Action Report 2010: Safe Water and Sanitation Improves Quality of Education to School Children in Iraq 

April 4, 2010 - IRIN News: Iraq: Health system needs years of work 

VIDEO - CNN Impact Your World: Iraqi Paramedic Training by International Medical Corps (April 1, 2010)

November 25, 2009 -For Baghdad Women, Literacy and Economic Opportunity are Critical Issues in the January Election

November 12, 2009 -Haret Hrek Center: More than a Center, a Second Home

October 28, 2009 - International Medical Corps Aids Wounded in Deadliest Iraqi Bombings Since 2007

August 18, 2009 - Violence Maelstorm Prompts Quick Coordinated Response from International Medical Corps in Iraq

June 22, 2009 - First Comprehensive Iraqi Training Course in Emergency Medicine Helps Local Paramedics Save Lives

VIDEO - Child-Friendly Spaces in Iraq (March 31, 2009)

March 20, 2009 - Addressing Iraq's Water Crisis

March 4, 2009- International Medical Corps Applauds President Obama's Promise to Help Iraqis Impacted by the War in Iraq

February 12, 2009- International Medical Corps Assists the Iraqi Ministry of Health in Developing a Comprehensive Emergency Medical System for Iraq

December 4, 2008- Iraqi Christians Fleeing Violence in Mosul Receive Assistance from International Medical Corps in Lebanon

November 26, 2008- Ministry of Displacement and Migration Opens Returnee Assistance Center in Baghdad; International Medical Corps Offers Key Support

November 19, 2008-More Than Words: The Iraq Story Project

November 17, 2008-International Medical Corps and UNICEF Partner to Halt Outbreaks of Cholera

October 30, 2008 - International Medical Corps Delivers Emergency Supplies to 8,000 Displaced Christians from Mosul

October 15, 2008 - International Medical Corps Stepping Up Emergency Assistance to Displaced Christians in Northern Iraq

October 01, 2008 - The Children of Sadr City: Restored Hope for an Education

September 10, 2008 - Playing in Safety: A Child-Friendly Space in Baghdad

September 07, 2008 - A Workshop for Mothers That Helps Their Children

August 11, 2008 - International Medical Corps Partners with Independent High Electoral Commission of Iraq

July 28, 2008 - Helping Doctors to Help Iraqis with Mental Health Problems

May 27, 2008 - Iraq Football Legend Finds Team in International Medical Corps

May 05, 2008 -International Medical Corps Executive Testifies Before Congress; Repeats Call for Humanitarian Surge in Iraq

April 29, 2008 -Preparing for the Worst in Karbala, Iraq

April 14, 2008 - Concerned Over Crisis - International Medical Corps Calls for Long-Term Assistance to Iraqis

April 9, 2008 - International Medical Corps Assists People of Sadr City

April 2, 2008 - Curfew Affects Health and Livelihood of Iraqis – International Medical Corps Responds

March 25, 2008 - International Medical Corps Health Alert

January 13, 2008 -International Medical Corps Calls for Humanitarian Surge in Iraq

January 3, 2008 - International Medical Corps Signs onto Letter Asking U.S. to Take Lead in Iraqi Refugee Crisis

December 13, 2007 - International Medical Corps Calls for "Humanitarian Surge" in Iraq

November 07, 2007 - “I Have Lost Everything”

November 05, 2007 - Iraq: Empowering Women in the Marshlands

October 4, 2007 - Americares and International Medical Corps Airlift Relief for Cholera Outbreak in Iraq

September 5, 2007 - World-Class Burn Surgeon Helps Reconstruct Iraq

September 4, 2007 - Assisting More Iraqis in Crisis - International Medical Corps Starts New Programs in Jordan

August 31, 2007 - International Medical Corps Responds to Deadly Cholera Outbreak in Iraq

May 11, 2007 - In Exchange for Security, Fleeing Iraqis Face Poverty and Lack of Opportunity

April 2, 2007 - Iraqis Face Severe Poverty, Declining Health, and Lack of Schooling

January 29, 2007 - Iraqis on the move: Sectarian displacement in Baghdad

January 29, 2007 - Selected findings and conclusions, Iraqis on the move: Sectarian displacement in Baghdad, January 2007

January 28, 2004 -Clean Water and a Healthy Iraq

December 01, 2003 - Winter Aid Received by Leprosy Colony

October 01, 2003 - Kurdish Iraqis Bring About Positive Changes with Persistence and Passion

September 01, 2003 - Baghdad Hospitals Receive More Than a Facelift

July 28, 2003 - Thi Qar—Post War Dreams, Miracles, and Opportunities

July 16, 2003 - First-Ever National Nursing Conference Held in Baghdad with International Medical Corps Support

June 01, 2003 - International Medical Corps Baghdad: Giving Iraqi Nurses a Lift

May 01, 2003 - Dr. Bud Alpert: Mountaineering in the Flatlands of Iraq

April 01, 2003 - Marsh Arabs--a healthy future in an ancient culture

March 01, 2003 - An Infusion of Life at the Nassariyah General Hospital

February 01, 2003 - Revitalizing Primary Health Care in Thi Qar

January 01, 2003 - Revitalizing Primary Health Care in Thi Qar  

December 01, 2002 - International Medical Corps Equips Iraqi Communities to Treat Child Malnutrition

November 01, 2002 - Doc Goodman & Team Nasiriya: Another Dusty Day

October 01, 2002 - From Sierra Leone to Iraq—Ambassador Melrose in Action

CNN Impact Your World: Iraqi Paramedic Training by International Medical Corps

Child-Friendly Spaces
Limiting the risk of long-term health problems in Iraq

Fleeing Mosul for Safety
See a slideshow of the emergency response

Livelihood Slideshow
Iraq: From Relief to Self-Reliance

Sadr City Slideshow
International Medical Corps Assists People in Sadr City

Getting the the Root of the Problem

Helping the helpers to save lives
In a country where medics fear for their safety, a training program is making a difference

No Direction Home
An NGO Perspective on Iraqi Refugees and IDP's

Iraqis on the move
Sectarian Displacement in Baghdad