Man in Baghdad, 2003, photo by Alexandre Carle, courtesy of the Humanitarian Information Center for Iraq  UNICEF/HQ03-0002/ SHEHZAD NOORANI
Iraq: Asma Lateef holds her six-month old baby, Rahma, who suffers from an acute respiratory infection, at Baghdad's Al-Mansour Paediatric Teaching Hospital. Some 25 per cent of children under five in southern and central Iraq suffer from chronic malnutrition.  UNICEF/HQ03-0033/ SHEHZAD NOORANI
Iraq: A young woman attends the UNICEF-supported Akad Primary School in the village of Al-Alyaa, 40 km north of Basra, that provides basic education, life-skills and other training to older girls who were previously unable to go to school. (c) OXFAM/John Cosgrove
Water continues to be one of the biggest problems and UNICEF is trucking water into Iraq. As soon as the tankers appear, large crowds gather to collect water. Demand for water will grow in the next two months as temperatures start to soar. United Nations Development Group

Agriculture, Water Resources & Food Security
Human Rights
Mine Action
Water Supply and Sanitation
Economic Management
Investment Climate and State-owned Enteprises
Banking and Finance
Transport and Telecommunications
Livelihoods and Employment Generation
Institutional Capacity Building and Rule of Law

Health - background

Child Mortality Statistics, 1968-99 16/07/2003

Note on Child Mortatlity Statisctics, 1968-1999 16/07/2003

Child and Maternal Mortality Survey 1999, Part A 16/07/2003

Child and Maternal Mortality Survey, 1999 Part B 16/07/2003

Multiple Indicator Cluster Survery 16/07/2003

Overview of Nutritional Status 16/07/2003

WHO Progress Report for Iraq 16/07/2003

Communicable Disease Profile 30/07/2003

From Relief to Reconstruction 30/07/2003

Blood Transfusion Services 12/08/2003

Iraq Facility Infastructure 12/08/2003

Health and Health Care System in Iraq 12/08/2003

Medicine nd Medical Education 12/08/2003

Needs Assessment and Strategy Option Process 12/08/2003

Non-Communicable Diseases 12/08/2003

Nutritian and Food Satety 12/08/2003

Medicines and Medical Supplies 12/08/2003

Primary Health Care 12/08/2003

Reproductive Health 12/08/2003

Iraq Recovery Policy Options 12/08/2003

Post-conflict Strategy 12/08/2003

Health and Nutrition Watching Brief 08/09/2003

HIV Watching Brief 08/09/2003

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