Category Archives: Our Work

Emma’s workshops in August 2016

Emma organization for human development in coordination with Women Peace Group with support of Hivos have conducted three workshops the first on the 2ed of August in Erbil, the second on the 22th of August in Sulaymania and the third on the 24th of August in Duhok to evaluate coordination among local NGOs and government…
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Yazidi women campaign activities

Emma organization in collaboration with Women Peace Group  had a meeting on the 7th of September with security institutions , Peshmarga , Parliament and Mosul governorate in the American University of Kurdistan in Dohuk city over the preparations and measures to be undertaken to receive the kidnapped Yazidi women by ISIS during and after the…
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UNAMI & OHCHR Press Release: UN report details testimony of Yezidi survivors of ISIL atrocities in Iraq

Geneva/Baghdad, 18 August 2016 – A UN report released Thursday details the heart-wrenching testimony of Yezidi survivors of ISIL atrocities in Iraq since the attack on Sinjar in August 2014, including accounts of systematic and widespread killings, sexual violence and sexual slavery, cruel, inhuman and degrading treatment, forced conversions and forced displacement among other abuses…
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Hawkari center in Erbil

Hawkari Center was handed over by the Ministry of Education in 2015 to Emma organization for human development  in Hawkari area which was suffering from lack in educational and cultural services among women and young girls in that area . Working in the center is actually (five) days a week in addition to  delivering courses…
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