Mainstreaming and Advancing Gender Equality Across All Sectors
WRO’S HISTORY – GRASSROOTS ACTION WITH REGIONAL AND GLOBAL IMPACT
Founded in 2003, WRO is a non-profit, non-government and independent organization dedicated to working towards the protection and advancement of all members of societies across Iraq and the Kurdistan Region of Iraq (KRI). As one of the largest NNGOs in Iraq, WRO supports the needs of Syrian refugee, Iraqi IDP, and host community women, men, and children in prevention and response to sexual/gender-based violence (SGBV) and increasing their access to quality economic, protection, food, health, education, shelter and legal services. WRO has become a local and regional expert in SGBV prevention and response, economic empowerment, and integrated programming.
WRO has successfully delivered over 100 initiatives focused on SGBV prevention and response, psychological MHPSS and physical health, formal and non-formal education, capacity building, protection, wash, legal, advocacy, livelihoods, political and economic participation, voter and democratic awareness, peace-building, stabilization and reconstruction to meet the needs of Syrian refugee, Iraqi IDP, and Host Community women, men, and children.
WRO Koya Team members visited Mr. Dana Haji to offer congrations on his promotion at the Directorate of Combatting Violence Against Women (DCVAW). During the visit, WRO emphasized the importance of continuing the close cooperation and the coordination between [...]
because of the covid-19, most of the children are not doing their daily activities such as playing and going to school and that is affecting them, and for support them it has been providing recreational activity for a group [...]
WRO has provided 2-day training in Koya for a group of the student in the university of Koya, the first day of training was focusing on what is GBV? And the type of GBV. And the second day was [...]
visiting a historical place (the Citadel of Erbil) the reason was to introduce our history to the IDPs and refugees and make a good relationship between the host community, IDPs, and refuge because all of them have a different [...]
WRO Koya Team members visited Mr. Dana Haji to offer congrations on his promotion at the Directorate of Combatting Violence Against Women (DCVAW). During [...]