AMAR has programs to empower and improve the lives of women across the Middle East.
Employs local people to deliver local resources to where they’re needed most.
AMAR RUNS HEALTH CLINICS FOR THE 2 MILLION PEOPLE WHO ARE CURRENTLY DISPLACED IN IRAQ. WE HAVE BEEN OPERATING IN THE INTERNALLY DISPLACED PEOPLE (IDP) CAMPS SINCE JUNE 2014, WHEN THE INVASION BY ISLAMIC STATE FORCED MILLIONS FROM THEIR HOMES. WHEREVER POSSIBLE, WE EMPLOY LOCAL PEOPLE AND USE LOCAL RESOURCES TO BRING ABOUT SUSTAINABLE CHANGE.
With rows of white tents filling a windswept hillside, the Khanke camp in northern #Iraq shelters about 14,000 men, women and children from the #Yazidi religious minority. They have been here since ISIS invaded their home villages in 2014. Read more here: iraq-solidarity.blogspot.com/2021/04/in-ira… Retweeted by AMAR International
AMAR and the British Council are working to record, protect and teach the unique music of the Yazidi people in northern Iraq…