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Helping Ezidi women survivors embrace a new life
Duhok administration empowers women in IDP camps to acquire various skills

Ammar Aziz- Duhok

The Humanitarian Affairs Board in Duhok governorate is organizing various training courses for Ezidi women who survived Islamic State brutality and currently live in Duhok IDP camps.

Duhok- Awarding training course graduates Photo: Ammar Aziz


The training courses which continued for 2 months include tailoring skills and illiteracy eradication courses. As many as 150 women and girls took part.

Duhok- Training course participants receive their awards Photo: Ammar Aziz


Salim Saeed, head of the board’s media department told (KirkukNow), “The goal of these courses is providing job opportunities for displaced Ezidi women and girls.

Duhok- As many as 150 Ezidi women took part in the courses Photo: Ammar Aziz


At the end of the courses the participants were awarded, while top two graduates were assisted to start their own business.

Duhok- The training courses lasted for 60 days Photo: Ammar Aziz