In order to get to know the circumstances of the refugees and what their needs are, the representative of the Consul General of the United States of America visited Domiz 1 Camp on the 3rd of December, 2017. He visited the camp together with the head of UNHCR in Duhok,
With the purpose of creating job opportunities for the refugees at Domiz 1 Camp, several courses were given at the camp. The courses were made available by NUZIN, in cooperation with the management of the Camp, and consisted of: sewing, first aid and other courses. These courses came to an end on the 23rd of November, 2017. The participants received certificates after having successfully completed the courses.
With the purpose of aiding the refugees of Domiz 1 Camp before the winter arrives, in cooperation with the management of Domiz 1 Camp and the support of UNHCR, QANDIL donated 468,000 IQD to each family at the camp for the winter. The distribution took place on the 20th of November, 2017.
Under the supervision of the management of Domiz 1 Camp a charitable person distributed funds among 7 refugee families of martyrs. Each family received $2,000 on the 15th of November, 2017.
On the 28th of August, 2017, BRHA distributed several items (mattresses, heaters, blankets, air conditioners, fans, clothing and large water and kerosene containers) among 70 refugee families at Domiz 1 Camp. Among those who were present were Mr. Ismail Mohamed Ahmed, the governor’s assistant in IDP and refugee affairs, Mr. Idrees Nabi Saalih, the executive director of BRHA and the mayor of Semel.
Under the supervision of BRHA and with their cooperation, the management of Domiz 1 Camp had finished several projects at the camp. The projects consisted of: paving roads inside the camp (which took about 4 months) and the maintenance of the power network at the camp (has been completed for about 60%).