• A child is being vaccinated at Zaidan Primary Health Care Centre (PHCC), in Abu Ghraib district near Baghdad.
    • A child is being vaccinated at Zaidan Primary Health Care Centre (PHCC), in Abu Ghraib district near Baghdad. In 2012, over 400,000 people benefited from improved health-care services in 13 PHCCs run by the Ministry of Health, thanks to the CRC's support in strengthening the professional capacities of staff and management at the centres.
      © ICRC / O. Moeckli / iq-e-01118
  • Patients of the ICRC Physical Rehabilitation Centre in Erbil perform individual exercises while waiting for a training session with a physiotherapist.
    • Patients of the ICRC Physical Rehabilitation Centre in Erbil perform individual exercises while waiting for a training session with a physiotherapist. The ICRC runs its own centre in Erbil and, through material donations and training, supports 11 Physical Rehabilitation Centres in Baghdad, Basra, Fallujah, Hilla, Najaf, Nasseriyah and Tikrit. In 2012, the ICRC provided physical rehabilitation services to more than 33,000 beneficiaries, 51% of whom are amputees.
      © ICRC / P. Krzysiek / iq-e-01119
  • Ensam with her son in the grocery store she opened with an ICRC grant in Huzeyran neighbourhood in Kirkuk.
  • Distribution of livestock to farmers who lost their assets as the result of severe drought, in Makhmour, in the disputed territories of northern Iraq.
  • A water tank built by the ICRC in Koya district, near Erbil.
  • Information session pertaining to the dangers of explosive remnants of war conducted by the Iraqi Red Crescent Society for a community in Missan governorate in southern Iraq.
  • Information session on international humanitarian law (IHL) in Zakho Military academy, near Dohuk.
  • First aid training given by the ICRC for trainers of the Iraqi Red Crescent Society (IRCS) in Sulaimaniyah.

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