Norway gives to UN Iraq civil society program

The Government of Norway today signed an agreement worth $345,000 with the United Nations Development Program for its Family Support, Justice and Security Program. The funding will be used to enhance the capacities of Iraqi civil society organizations to provide legal assistance to vulnerable communities in Iraq, with a particular focus on women and children […]

The UN in Iraq announced in a statement (pdf):

The Government of Norway today signed an agreement worth $345,000 with the United Nations Development Program for its Family Support, Justice and Security Program. The funding will be used to enhance the capacities of Iraqi civil society organizations to provide legal assistance to vulnerable communities in Iraq, with a particular focus on women and children survivors of gender based violence as well as early and forced marriages.