2020-11-23Mental Health and Psychosocial Support (MHPSS) Standard of Care Model (ENG)
To promote improved services to some of the most vulnerable and violence-affected people in the world, SEED Foundation worked with a broad range of stakeholders to develop a Mental Health...
2020-11-01Outcomes of the civil society conference, 26th of Sept 2020, Baghdad
The Civil Society Conference to follow up on Iraq second National Action Plan (NAP) for United Nations Security Council Resoluon (UNSCR) 1325 on women, peace, and security, given Women, Peace...
2020-10-04Economic Drivers of Youth Political Discontent in Iraq The Voice of Young People in Kurdistan Baghdad Basra and Thi Qar
Almost exactly one year on from the start of widespread popular protests on 1 October 2019, this rapid piece of research aims to respond directly to the tumultuous events of...
2020-07-03Weavers of the Social Fabric: Securing the Participation of Women in Iraq’s Reconciliation Program
Nearly 20 years ago, the UN Security Council urged member states to increase the participation of women, as decision-makers, in conflict resolution and peace processes. Unfortunately, despite the invaluable contributions...
2020-06-23A series of reports monitoring the electoral process in Iraq
A series of 9 reports by Al-Noor Universal Foundation based in Iraq. The reports highlight long term observations and monitoring efforts of the various aspects of the pre-election period processes...
2020-05-28Political Exclusion in Iraqi Political Parties
In late 2019 and early 2020, the National Democratic Institute (NDI, or the Institute) conducted focus group discussions and in-depth interviews with key informants across Iraq to assess the current...
2020-04-09A Gender Analysis of the Media Landscape in Iraq
A gender analysis that explores the presence of women in the media landscape in Iraq. This analysis Shows the recent access of Iraqi citizens (women and men) to information, the...
2020-03-31Conflict Economics in the Middle East and North Africa
The conflicts in Iraq, Libya, Syria and Yemen have killed hundreds of thousands of people and displaced millions. In seeking to explain the violence that has struck the Middle East...
2020-03-31The Politics of Unemployment in Basra: Spotlight on the Oil Sector
In Basra’s mass protests of 2018, unemployment was central to the rhetoric and mobilization strategies of all the key political actors – protesters, government officials, party elites, and tribal leaders....
2020-03-31The New KRG Cabinet: Visions and Strategies for the Next Four Years
The 9th KRG Cabinet was formed in July of 2019. At its inception, the PM committed his new cabinet to a manifesto consisting of 52 critical reforms, designed to fulfill...