Cordaid is an internationally operating value-based emergency relief and development organization, working in and on fragility.Cordaid Iraq office has been established in Erbil since October 2015. In the aftermath of conflict within the region, we aim to deliver services in the field of health care, security and justice, agriculture, WASH and shelter. We also focus on the rehabilitation of basic infrastructure, as well as vocational training, livelihoods, protection mainstreaming and youth projects.
As part of the British NAP 1325, this 2,5- year program will establish an effective partnership between approximately 36 Iraqi civil society organizations (CSOs) and women’s rights organizations (WROs) to promote women, peace, and security (WPS). Within the program the partners aim to support strong, resourceful women and men in Iraq to strengthen resilient communities. The overall goal as formulated is Iraqi grassroots women-led, feminist and women’s rights organizations that are self-reliant and interconnected, advancing a localized transformative WPS agenda, contributing to inclusive peace and security in communities across federal Iraq and the Kurdistan Region of Iraq (KRI).