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Yazidi girls in school in a camp for internally displaced persons at Dawodiya in Iraq's Kurdistan region. More than 600 Yazidi families living in the camp escaped from their communities in the Sinjar region during the attempted genocide by the Islamic State group. Although ISIS was militarily defeated in 2017, camp residents say it's still not safe to return home, nor do they have sufficient resources to rebuild their homes.
The Lutheran World Federation, a member of the ACT Alliance, provides water, sanitation, garbage collection, and psycho-social support for the families in the camp.
- Paul Jeffrey
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Iraq middle east ISIS ISIL Daesh Islamic State group Kurdistan Yazidis genocide Sinjar Yezidis IDP IDPs internally displaced camp refugee displacement forced displacement IDP camp LWF ACT Alliance children school education students girls classroom desk hands raise hands raise arms Dawodia Dawoodiya Dawudiya
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