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Regional Office of the International Committee for the Red Cross

Country of Representation: Established in 1863, the ICRC operates worldwide, helping people affected by conflict and armed violence and promoting the laws that protect victims of war. An independent and neutral organization, its mandate stems essentially from the Geneva Conventions of 1949. We are based in Geneva, Switzerland, and employ over 20,000 people in more than 100 countries. The ICRC is funded mainly by voluntary donations from governments and from National Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies.

Level of Official Representation: Humanitarian Organization

Date Office was Established: 1991

Office Head: Anna Halford

Official Rank: Head of Sub-Delegation

Contact Information: 

Phone Number:
+964 (0) 66 227 28 50
+964 (0) 66 227 28 51
+964 (0) 66 227 28 52

Fax Number:  n/a

Email:  erbil@icrc.org

Website:  www.icrc.org

List of Services Provided by Office:

  • Promoting understanding and respect for International Humanitarian Law
  • Visiting people deprived of their freedom and restoring family links
  • Supporting the authorities in their efforts to clarify the fate of the missing
  • Assisting the displaced and other vulnerable people
  • Orthopedic and rehabilitation assistance: ICRC Erbil Physical Rehabilitation Center (Phone:0750 731 7111 & 0771 7995670)

Address or Location Description:
Brayati, Street 81
Quarter 224, House 21
Erbil
Kurdistan Region of Iraq

Hours of Operation: Sunday through Thursday: 08:00 to 16:00