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A Guide to Assisting The Poor in Times of Disaster

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Dóchas gratefully acknowledges the support of Irish aid


Since January 2014, a surge in violence between Government forces and armed groups has seen millions of people flee their homes in central and northern Iraq. There are currently 3.2 million people displaced across 1,400 locations in Iraq.

For more information about Iraq please visit the UN OCHA site.

The following organisations have issued appeals:

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