On May 17, 2023, Samah, 13, from Mosul, attends lessons inside an informal educational center supported by UNICEF in Hassansham, Ninewa governorate, Iraq. She has been living in the camp for the last six years. She was not enrolled in school because she was too old for the school age limit.
UNICEF/ IRAQ/Ibarra Sánchez

The girl who wanted to disappear

UNICEF and the EU are working together to support the Government of Iraq in reaching children and adolescents with the aim to identify out-of-school children and modalities for their return to school.

Alix Reboul-Salze
02 June 2023