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Welcome to the ‘HELP’ website run by UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency. On this site, refugees and asylum-seekers in Iraq can find information about:
- How to seek help
- Rights and obligations of refugees and asylum-seekers
- Registration with UNHCR
- Complaints and feedback
- Reporting Fraud and Corruption
- Reporting Sexual Exploitation and Abuse
Information on this website is general and may not be applicable to your personal situation. For further information and assistance with specific issues, contact UNHCR or partner NGOs.
The page will be continually updated.
Note for Internally Displaced Iraqi Nationals
This site does not include information specific to Internally Displaced Iraqi nationals (IDPs), though many services mentioned may also be available to you. If you are an IDP, you can learn about available resources in your area by speaking to service providers or contacting:
Iraq Information Centre Helpline
Operating hours: 8:00am to 6:00pm (Sundays to Thursdays) and from 9:00am to 3:00pm (Fridays and Saturdays).
*Temporary hours during coronavirus (COVID-19) restrictions
All calls are confidential and free of charge
The World Food Programme (WFP) provides food assistance to asylum-seekers and refugees with greatest needs and who reside in a refugee camp. For more information, please contact the Iraq Information Centre (IIC) Food Assistance Phone line: 80010999.