Iraq launches, with the support of UNICEF, the National Strategy on Early Childhood Development.
The Strategy, supported by UNICEF, is a decisive step towards reaching SDG target #4.2 in Iraq by 2030, ensuring that all girls and boys have access to quality Early Childhood Development (ECD), care and pre-primary education.
UNICEF receives USD $1,4 million from the Government of Canada to support young people’s transition to entrepreneurship and employment in Iraq
More than 1,500 socially excluded young people aged between 10-24 years from Baghdad, Anbar and Basra, over half of them girls, will receive direct support to transition from learning to earning and social inclusion
UNICEF receives US$26 Million from the Government of Germany to support the provision of basic services and the COVID-19 response in Iraq
The funding will allow 1 million children and adolescents to have continued access to learning through a combination of approaches such as blended learning and 50,000 vulnerable people to receive critical child protection services