The humanitarian situation in Iraq
- There are 6.7 million people (18 percent of the total population) in need of humanitarian assistance. (UNOCHA, December 2018)
- An estimated 4.5 million people face protection concerns. (UNOCHA, December 2018)
- Almost 2 million people remain displaced, over half of whom have been displaced for more than three years, (UNOCHA, December 2018)
Islamic Relief USA is currently support food security interventions in the region for internally displaced populations and most conflict affected communities of Mosul and Northern Iraq. Winter support projects have been initiated to distribute items such as insulation, coats, and hats. Islamic Relief USA has been working in Iraq since 1997.