Abaad and UNFPA have led a capacity building program that started in June 2018 and ended in December 2018. This was an effort by UNFPA Iraq to open a shelter in Baghdad and consolidating others in Kurdistan.
The aim was to reinforce the capacities of shelter staff on Human Right Based approach and shelter management
The event also aimed to share experiences and expertise between different governorates and parts of Iraq mainly Kurdistan Iraq which
has a long experience in running government women shelters.
This event also showed their excitement towards the 4th World Conference and discussed the workshop that will be led by UNFPA Iraq in the shelter conference in Taiwan 2019.