May 23, 2015 Last Updated 7:49 AM, May 22, 2015

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Press Releases

25 May 2015
A Decade of Trauma Treatment and Human Rights Work in Iraq
On the occasion of its 10th anniversary, the Jiyan Foundation for Human Rights urges the Iraqi government to enhance rehabilitation services for survivors of human rights abuses.
Press Release 2015-05-25 (English)
Press Release 2015-05-25 (Deutsch)

17 April 2015
The Very First Group of Iraqi Trauma Therapists Graduates Today
The Jiyan Foundation for Human Rights and the Wings of Hope Foundation trained 20 urgently needed trauma specialists in Iraq.
Press Release 2015-04-17 (English)
Press Release 2015-04-17 (Deutsch)

09 April 2015
No End in Sight to Violence and Persecution: Iraq Twelve Years after the Fall of Saddam Hussein
Jiyan Foundation for Human Rights calls on Iraqi government to ensure access to rehabilitation for survivors of the Ba'ath regime and victims of recent human rights abuses.
Press Release 2015-04-09

16 March 2015
The Wounds Have Not Healed: Commemorating the 1988 Chemical Attacks on Halabja
Jiyan Foundation for Human Rights urges government of Iraq to rehabilitate survivors of Halabja massacre and their families.
Press Release 2015-03-16

07 July 2014
Joint Commitment for Rapid Assistance in Northern Iraq
bzfo und Jiyan Foundation assist Internally Displaced Persons with relief packages in Iraq.
Press Release 2014-07-07

26 June 2014
UN International Day in Support of Victims of Torture
Fighting Impunity: Kirkuk Center urges Government of Iraq to enforce the UN Convention Against Torture.
Press Release 2014-06-26

06 February 2014
International Day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation
Kirkuk Center urges Kurdish government to enforce the regional Family Violence Law prohibiting female circumcision.
Press Release 2014-02-06

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