On the 22nd of August, the Iraqi red crescent and the Turkish red crescent distributed aid among 159 IDP families at Germawa Camp (in cooperation with BRHA). This was done with the ‘Ied festival (‘Ied ul-Adhaa) in mind. The poor families at the camp received meat, as the tradition during ‘Ied ul-Adhaa is to also distribute meat among the poor.
The management of Germawa Camp distributed food items and other necessities (aircoolers) for the summer among the IDPs at the camp on the 21st of June, 2018. This was made possible by the directorate of Migration and displacement, in cooperation with the management of the camp. About 160 families benefited from the distribution.
On the 15th of May, Mr. Ismail Mohamed Ahmed, the governor’s assistant in IDP and refugee affairs visited the IDPs from Mosul at Germawa Camp. The purpose of the visit was to observe the circumstances of the IDPs and improving their circumstances.
In cooperation with the management of Germawa Camp, WAR CHILD organized a marathon for the youth at the camp on the 19th of March, 2018. About 170 individuals participated in the race. At the end of the marathon, the winners of the race were awarded gifts.
In order to observe the circumstances of the IDPs from close by, especially those from Mosul, and to be able to support them more efficiently, the governor’s assistant in IDP and refugee affairs, Mr. Ismail Mohamed Ahmed and the executive director of BRHA, Mr. Idrees Nabi Saalih, visited Germawa Camp on the 9th of January, 2018.
The courses have been made possible by LWF and ZERIN, in cooperation with the management of the camp, and started on the 14th of November, 2017. Among the courses that are being held are, electrical maintenance and repair, mobile phone repair and other courses. About 50 IDPs are participating in these courses, that will help them find a job in the corresponding field.
At Germawa Camp a cleaning day was organized on the 10th of October, 2017.The camp’s management employees and the IDPs at the camp participated in the cleaning of the camp.
In cooperation with the management of Germawa Camp, the Turkish Red Crescent and BCF distributed prepared food among 935 families at the camp on the 2nd of September, 2017. Of those who were present was mr. Ismail Mohamed Ahmed, the governor’s assistant in IDP and refugee affairs.
A workshop was organized by UNICEF for the children at Germawa Camp on the 14th of June, 2017. The workshop was on how to protect oneself from diseases.