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This country care review includes the care-related Concluding Observations adopted by the Committee on the Rights of the Child and the Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities as part of the Committees' examinations of the periodic reports of Iraq.
This report by War Child aims to bring global attention to the challenges related to the reintegration of children associated with armed forces and groups, and promote better policy, practice and funding in the future.
This article tells the story of Amar Kanim, now an adult, who became known in the 1990s as "the little boy who had lost everything in a napalm attack" in Iraq, and his journey to find the family he thought he'd lost.
"Yazidi survivors groups have embraced a decision by the community’s elders to allow children who are the result of rape by members of Islamic State to return with their Yazidi mothers to their homelands in Iraq," says this article from the Guardian.
World Vision commissioned the research, 'No Choice', to better understand children associated with armed groups.
The current study aims to reveal the psychological stresses faced by orphaned children in orphanages.
This photo essay from the Associated Press draws attention to the children living in Iraq's orphanages.
In this article and accompanying radio piece, NPR sheds light on the issues facing children who have lost one or both parents as a result of an ISIS attack in Mosul, Iraq.
Russian children have been found in orphanages throughout Iraq after their parents moved to the country to join radicals of the Islamic State (IS).
Save the Children is looking for a Child Protection Manager to work in its Kirkuk, Iraq office.