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Iraq

Journalists trained by IWPR produce news, analysis, and comment pieces on the issues that affect their countries and communities.

Global Voices

Manar Al-Zybaidi, IWPR trainee who started the campaign to improve negative attitudes towards Iraq’s gypsy community. (Still from video by IWPR)
Project Highlight
11 Dec 17
How one woman was inspired to make a difference.
Avan Jaff, Iraqi Kurdish journalist and an IWPR trainee. (Photo: Courtesy of Safin Hamid for IWPR.)
4 Dec 17
How one activist is using social media to inspire change.
Moslawi traditional band playing music from the 19th century. (Photo: IWPR)
Project Highlight
4 Oct 17
Hugely popular event highlights city’s rehabilitation and recovery.
IWPR Iraq training sessions, July 2017. (Photo: IWPR)
31 Jul 17
Graduates have gone on to lead innovative social media and activist campaigns.
Volunteers collecting letters for Mosul from the public in central Baghdad on November 25, 2016. (Photo: IWPR)
Video
2 Feb 17
IWPR airdrops four million messages of support to city held hostage by Islamic State.
Letters of solidarity for the citizens of Mosul. (Photo: IWPR)
24 Dec 16
Unprecedented initiative sends messages of support from Iraqi citizens to the beleaguered residents of the country’s second-largest city.
Jacky Sutton. (Photo: Hassan al-Ghezzi)
11 Jul 16
An investigation has found that she acted alone.
7 Apr 16
Project aims to raise awareness on critical issues such as coexistence and anti-extremism.
A child visiting the exhibition. (Photo: IWPR)
8 Mar 16
Drawings exhibited in Iraqi capital convey moving messages of life and hope.
One of the training sessions in the IWPR Baghdad office. (Photo: IWPR)
3 Mar 16
Understanding the phenomenon helps develop ways to combat violence and promote co-existence.

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Moslawi traditional band playing music from the 19th century. (Photo: IWPR)
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Hugely popular event highlights city’s rehabilitation and recovery.