The Italian consul-general to the Kurdish region and a delegation consisting of members of AISPO visited Domiz 1 Camp on the 16th of December, 2018. They visited the health center of the camp and the families inside the camp. The purpose of the visit was to observe the circumstances of the refugees from close by and to know what they and the health center needs.
On the 26th of November, Mr. Ismail Mohamed Ahmed, the governor’s assistant in IDP and refugee affairs visited Domiz 1 Camp to check on several projects. The projects that are currently active at Domiz 1 Camp are: maintenance of the power network, the placement of 650 solar powered lights, establishment of a gas station, paving several roads at the camps and more. The projects have been made possible by BRHA, with the financial support of UNHCR and PWJ.
The Iraqi Red Crescent and the Norwegian Red Cross provided the camps of Domiz with necessary items for the ambulances on the 17th of September, 2018.
About 103 IDPs and refugees that participated in the English language course and the Computer science course, received certificates on the 16th of August, 2018. The courses had been organized by WFP, in cooperation with BRHA.
In cooperation with BRHA and the financial support of the Kuwaiti government (an estimated amount of $3,552,000), 150 houses at Domiz 1 Camp and Domiz 2 Camp will be built and about 1,500 houses will receive maintenance. This is for the purspose of improving the circumstances of the refugees from Syria. The Kuwaiti consul general to Kurdistan also visited both camps on the 3th of May to check on the project.
A German delegation, including the German consul, visited Kabarto 2 Camp and Domiz 1 Camp on the 23rd of April, 2018. During the visit of this delegation, several projects (like establishing a park and a playground, a project concerning the water infrastructure and a community services center (which was made possible by GIZ)), were started at the camps.
In order to support the refugees from Syria (western part of Kurdistan) in the province of Duhok, a project has started of building 150 houses and the maintenance of 1,450 houses at Domiz 1 Camp and Domiz 2 Camp. The project will be done by UNHCR, under the supervision of BRHA. This project was started on the 28th of December, 2017 and will take about 5 months to be completed.