Women for Women International helps women survivors of war rebuild their lives
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Syrian Refugees in Iraq
Situational Assessment and Policy Brief on Syrian women refugees’ experiences in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq: Syrian refugees living in Iraq share their experiences, challenges and calls for action.
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Latifa Faqirzada worked for Women for Women International - Afghanistan for nearly four years. With the help of the UK government, she left Kabul in August 2021 during the final days of the US/UK troop withdrawal. She is currently residing in London and advocating for the women who remain in Afghanistan. This blog is her personal story.
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Since our origins during the Bosnian war in 1993, Women for Women International has reached 531,498 marginalised women in 14 conflict-affected countries.
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Photo in the top banner: Women for Women International programme participant, Afghanistan, 2017. Photo Credit: Rada Akbar.