The work and an international committee are looking to increase support for women and the loss of the breadwinner
29/8/2018 12:00 am
The Red Cross is a national center for the missing
Baghdad / Batoul al-Hassani
The Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs has discussed with the International Committee on Missing Persons (ICMP) how to support the families of missing persons through the government, while a team from the Red Cross is seeking to establish a permanent national center for the missing.
The director of the department of social protection for women in the ministry perfume Moussawi, in an exclusive statement to the "morning": A meeting with the representative of the International Committee on Missing Persons (Carey Koper) dealt with how to support and provide services to the families of the missing and through the government, (1325) concerning women in conflict and peace.
She pointed out that the representative of the Committee expressed her serious desire to cooperate with the department because the direct impact of conflicts is on women, stressing the importance of cooperation in the social aspects of the families of missing persons.
Al-Moussawi stressed the readiness of her department to cooperate with any international body to help these groups. She explained that her department is specialized in providing psychosocial support to battered women, as well as stipends for many of the women who have lost their income. However, as a result of the current circumstances, Protection, in the absence of financial allocations, stressing that when the availability of assignments can be covered by the submission of electronic and in accordance with the controls in force in the Department.
She pointed to the existence of alternatives to social benefits in which the Department can cooperate with the Committee through the introduction of income-generating income-generating projects, as worked with the International Committee of the Red Cross, where the ICRC has similar programs with all ministries concerned with the affairs of the missing, Categories lost wife.
The Director of the Department of Social Protection for Women expressed the efforts of the Red Cross to form a permanent national center for the missing, which will help support this group. He noted that it was agreed to establish workshops to develop the capacities of researchers and employees of the social service and research departments in Baghdad and the governorates to provide the best social services to these families Of not knowing the fate of their loved ones.
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