International Conference on Social Protection in Contexts of Fragility and Forced Displacement - Country Profile - Iraq

This crises has involved an internal armed conflict resulting the in massive internal displacement of over 3.3 million Iraqis (July, 2017) and over 2 million returnees. Iraq also hosts 244,235 Syrian refugees and 40,227 non-Syrian refugees (August, 2017). Humanitarian agencies estimate that 50% of the Internally Displaced Population (IDP) to be children; while 43% of Syrians asylum-seekers and refugees in Iraq are children.