A movie that talks about respecting others, whatever, their religion, beliefs, sects, cultures, ethnicity, and color. The movie stresses out the promoting of peace among Iraqi components without discrimination. As emphasized in the movie, ensuring respect for religion, sects, cultures, ethnicity, and color and freedom of belief is of paramount importance. This is the key to peace, stability and prosperity.


IID distributed multi-purpose cash assistance for COVID-19 affected IDPs, returnees and host population households in Mosul City.
In the first phase of the project, IID conducted needs assessment of 200 families living in Bab Jadid Area (Al-Kalwat); and then analyzed this data using the CCI program. 98 vulnerable families, the most affected by the COVID-19 Pandemic, were selected. Then, the cash assistance was distributed on March 16 2021. Each family received 960,000 IQD. This assistance is intended to offer families affected by crises the flexibility and dignity to choose how to cover their needs.

A documentary movie was presented at Kuwait International Conference for Reconstruction of Iraq in February, 2018. This movie sheds light on the strategies followed by ISIL in education to brainwash young children, especially primary school pupils, during ISIL 3-year occupation of the city of Mosul, from 2014 until 2016. The movie shows how ISIL employed schools and manipulated the curriculum to create a violent generation that supports ISIL and follows its rules. The movie also shows how IID opened six centers in the West and East of Mosul to provide PFA, PSS, educational support, vocational trainings and recreational activities to all people directly after taking over the city from the hand of this savage gang as a counter measure and to restore those people's lives and inspire hope and create peace.

Qadirat Women

Diyala 2020

Hand in hand towards peace campaign

IID distributed 600 parcels to the most vulnerable people, especially widowed and divorced women and families that have members with special needs. The distribution was undertaken immediately after conducting rapid needs assessment. Each parcel consisted of five food items, non-food items like washing powder, soap and disinfectant items. The parcels were distributed in Mosul District in the following areas: Al-Qawsiyyat, Al-Rashidiya neighborhood (IDPs in this area), Baysan neighborhood, Al-Shuhada neighborhood and in Tile Factories or Kashi Factories in West Mosul. IID continues to provide its services and support to its people in Iraq. The activity took place on 19/5 to 23/5/2020.

Within the Global Campaign for Education, Rouaa Movie

On the occasion of International Women’s Day 2018, IID participated in the “Women's Charity Bazzar” that was held in West Mosul, the right side of the city, Ninawa. This is to encourage women working in that area to show their productions and help them to restore their life after the large-scale destruction of their areas due to ISIL, as well as helping them psychologically and socially. Besides IID, a group of activists and NGOs participated in the activity to motivate the community to participate and support vulnerable women.

The story of Dalia, a 14-year-old girl whose parents forced her to marry a 50-year-old man called Hameed. Dalia plays with her toys when Hameed goes out of the house. Hameed uses physical or moral violence to have sexual relation with Dalia. She ran away from the house and didn’t know where to go. As shown, the aim of the movie is to educate people about the risks of underage marriage.

An animation movie produced by IID in 2015 that aims to raise the awareness of IDPs who fled from territories controlled by ISIL. During displacement, many people lost their official documents. That's why, our movie tries to enlighten IDPs about the ways of getting these documents out with the help of IID legal team. This activity is a part of the IDPs legal support program that was implemented in Baghdad, Diyala, Kirkuk and Erbil.

This activity is within our programme that aims to rebuild social cohesion in Ninawa in areas affected by terrorist operations and the humanitarian crisis as well. This programme builds the capacities of youth who are from different backgrounds to work together and cooperate in order to confront extremism ideology and intolerance and to promote messages of peaceful coexistence and tolerance through engaging them in volunteer activities that affect their peers, young people, in their diverse societies

Global Women's Day Activity


A movie that talks about cooperation among young people of different ethnicities and religions to celebrate their friend birthday, who is from a different religion, was produced by IID. The movie promote peace among young people and reminds us that all of us is human and there is no difference.

The story of Zainab and Rabab who were IDPs and lived in a camp in 2015 was shown in a short movie. Zeinab married Ahmed in the court, but Rabab got married outside the court by an informal contract. Hasan, who is Rabaab's husband, killed in an accident leaving Rabab without any document or proof that says he is Rabab's husband. Rabab gave birth to a child who has no proof that he is a legitimate son of Hasan. As shown, the aim of the movie is to preview the risks of out-of-the court marriage and to raise the awareness of people of its consequences

distribution 600 food box and sterilizers

Religious and Ethnic Diversity in Iraq

Religious and Ethnic Diversity in Iraq

IID implemented a " Qadirat Women " project in Diyala Governorate, Baquba District, which targeted 101 women of 18 to 30 years old. The project aimed to: support targeted women to have a major role in the social and economic change in their community through empowering them economically and giving them the space and liberty to practice their hobbies. To achieve this purpose, women were involved in vocational training courses in certain professions "photography and video, hairdressing, drawing skills, poetry skills, recycling skills, etc. the project was carried out from 1/2/2020 until 3/31/2020, (60 days).

The Iraqi Institution for Development, IID, has arranged and implemented five plays in Ninawa Governorate in the following locations (Mosul, Telkif, Bashiqa and Nimrod) to educate students and parents about the importance of education and encourage drop-out students to return to school. The plays offered a friendly and amusing environment to reduce the psychological trauma among children and entice them to pursue their education and reminded them of its importance in building their future and the future of their country, i.e. Iraq.

date : 8/10/2019 to 24/10/2019​

Documenting the project ( Psychosocial Support Activities for Vulnerable Individuals in Iraq ) that IID worked on in 2016 in Baghdad and Erbil and helping 400 children, IDPs.

IID and within the "Global Campaign for Education GCE", 2019, executed volunteer activities to promote education in Iraq. One of the activities was producing “Rouaa Movie”. This movie talks about a girl who was injured during the offensive to retake Mosul, Ninawa. The injury led to a permanent disability, and because of this disability, the society rejected her and her wish to continue her education in government schools was over. This wasn’t a barrier to her, and although the rejection and denial, her insistence and the role of civil society enable Rouaa to move on and continue her education and show to the world her talents.

Zeinab and Rabab's Animation Movie/ the Risks of Extrajudicial Marriage

project : back to school 

IOM project

Dalia's Animation Movie/ Risks of Underage Marriage

Psycho-social Support for Women

and Children Movie

Animation Movie about Legal Awareness: How to Get Your Official Documents