Mulham Barakat Naif

Mulham Barakat Naif

Mulhem Barakat, like so many other Yezidi children, fled from his home in Sinjar four years ago and now lives in a camp for displaced people near Duhok city, Kurdistan.  Now he is 20, with a big family who count on him for financial support because his father is now...
Salam Saodon Habo

Salam Saodon Habo

Salam lives in Berseve IDPs camp close to Zakho. At 20 years old he is the oldest of 9 siblings.  Salam is the only man in the family because his father was kidnapped by ISIS and is still unaccounted for, but unfortunately, Salam is unable to work or study because a...
Samira

Samira

Samira is a 15 years old girl. She is one of the many Yezidis who were forced to leave their homes to escape from ISIS violence. For few days she was trapped in Sinjar mountain, while fights were taking place everywhere around. After reaching Kurdistan, an unfinished...
Auso

Auso

UPDATE: After a long few months of waiting, Auso finally had his much needed hip replacement. We visited him a week ago. He recovering well in bed. Thank you all for your support. Doctors have said that soon Auso will be back on his feet very soon! Auso is a...
Wadha

Wadha

Wadha is a 66 year old widowed women who foresaw the imminent danger posed by ISIS in 2014 and escaped to Kurdistan before most of her fellows Yazidi. She has made herself a makeshift home in a poorly equipped tent in Dawoodia Camp among 4000 other IDPs. Despite being...