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Jiyan Foundation for Human Rights is a charitable organization supporting survivors of human rights violations, defending fundamental freedoms, and promoting democratic values. Our programs provide mental health and medical treatment, and other support services to survivors of trauma, terror, domestic violence and human rights violations in Kurdistan-Iraq, Iraq, and northeast Syria.
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We, the undersigned organizations, have been made aware of highly concerning news that the United Nations Investigative Team to Promote Accountability for Crimes Committed by Da’esh/ISIL’s (UNITAD) mandate may not be renewed in Iraq beyond September 2024.
Study and Recommendations to mitigate against the reenlistment of Yazidi children from military groups
Jiyan Foundation publishes study and recommendations to mitigate against the reenlistment of Yazidi children from military groups Duhok (July 24, 2023) – August 3rd marks
Statement on Unrest in Sinjar, Hate Speech, and the Path Forward Duhok (May 08, 2023) – We are deeply troubled by the choices of local
Addressing Climate Change & Mental Health at the Healing Garden Our staff in Chamchamal outside our newest building for psychotherapy and group activities This month