Dreams and Hope are Invaluable
Our team on the ground in Erbil work really hard to make sure all our projects and distributions run smoothly. They spend a lot of time on the ground in various refugee camps.
Oral Hygiene Sessions
Listening to people, hearing them and understanding their needs is one of the most important things to do. Only when you listen will you find out how to help them best.
Everyone Deserves Help Equally - Another Special Distribution
Each and every one of us are equal. At least that’s what we believe. We all deserve to be happy, healthy and safe. And when non of that is a guarantee, whether it is because of illness, war, unstable political climates or poverty, we all deserve equal help and assistance.
Enabling Children to Participate in School for a Better Future
Living in a refugee camp is challenging in many ways. Getting access to proper health care, basic aid and even access to proper education are just one of many extra struggles people have to face.
A Fun Workshop for Children with a Deep and Lasting Impact
A month ago, the Bring Hope team facilitated workshops for children for a week in four different refugee camps. These workshops focused on movement, deep breathing, simple yoga and music.
Immediate Help and the Care Afterwards
In December of last year the Dibaga 2 IDP Camp was flooded due to extreme weather. This camp is home to people from the Mosul and Kirkuk regions mostly.
Medicine Distribution at the Nanakali Hospital
In December 2018 we were able to provide the Nanakali Hospital in Erbil, Iraqi Kurdistan with the much-needed medicine Cyclophosphamide.
Bringing Light and Safety
When the evening falls we turn on our lights. It’s something we don’t even think about. It’s a habit. We make our homes cozy by dimming the lights and our lightbulbs are sitting comfortably in beautiful light fixtures.
International Youth Day Celebration
12 August 2018 was International Youth Day, inside Debaga Refugee Camp Bring Hope Humanitarian Foundation and Barzani Charity Foundation commemorated this day with activities for the children.
Hygiene Campaign Targets Young People
To create a safer, healthier environment in areas where the most vulnerable people reside, Bring Hope Humanitarian Foundation in cooperation with the organization Terre Des Hommes held basic hygiene awareness programs in Toptawa, Mamzawa, Basirma, and Kwrani Ankawa located in the Erbil/Kurdistan region of Iraq.
Traumatized Society Finds Hope in a Healing Program
Many Syrians are in urgent need of safe spaces to discuss their grief and traumatic experiences, to share the anger and fear that often overwhelm them.
Dance, Dance, Dance
When I was young there was a popular song called Get Up and Boogie, we had such fun dancing to it as young adults. Music and dance seem to bring joy for those who are engaged in the activity.
First Aid Training for Refugees
What better place for training the principles of first aid than in a refugee camp where emergency medical help may either be present only part-time or not at all. Bring Hope Humanitarian Foundation taught basic first aid in 3 languages, Kurdish, English and Arabic at Kawergosk and Baharka refugee camps.
Have you ever experienced life in complete darkness? People who are blind experience this every day, but for most of us, if our lights somehow go out, we struggle to move around our homes in the dark and look to candles or flashlights to help us “see” until the light is restored.
“When we fled, we spent a week in the mountains on the Syrian border without eating or drinking, in a very cold winter and didn’t have enough clothes to get warm” relays Molen, who is a 16 year old Yazidi girl.
Hygiene as a Priority
Natural disasters, violence, poverty, war, and conflict create unthinkable problems. Sometimes the most basic human requirements are those no one thinks to address.
Brighter Lives For Refugees
Bring Hope Humanitarian Foundation is focused today, 27 June 2018, on providing three camps, considered the most vulnerable camps, with solar light called wakawaka lights.
Rain and Floods Increase Suffering of Refugees
Over 240,000 Syrian refugees have entered Iraq since the beginning of the Syrian crisis. Most reside within the three northern governorates of Duhok, Erbil, and Sulaymaniyah.
Fatima Abdel Karim is 39 years old. Fatima has two boys, Dirsem, 15 and Bland, 9 who live with her in Basirma Refugee Camp.
Vocational Training and Refugee Support
Hand of Help Organization has been working in Erbil, Iraqi Kurdistan for three years. They provide support to refugees of all backgrounds and any religion.
11 Tons of Love
NGO’s deliver help to people whose lives are in desperate situations, politics are not a consideration for this help. Help is determined by PEOPLE’s NEED.